NUFC news round up – New manager linked, Almiron injury revealed & Lejeune footage emerges

Here’s a round-up of today’s NUFC news and gossip:

  • According to Miguel Almiron’s father, the Paraguayan attacker has suffered a ‘muscle contracture’ in his hamstring and will be out for THREE weeks – Full story here.
  • Newcastle could turn to Jurgen Klinsmann should Rafa Benitez fail to agree a new contract at St James’ Park this summer according to reports in France – Full story here.
  • Some incredible footage has emerged of Florian Lejeune just a handful of days after knee surgery, showing the Frenchman up on his feet and walking around unaided in hospital – See footage here.
  • Jamaal Lascelles admits he’s worried about the uncertainty surrounding Rafa Benitez’s future – Full story here.
  • According to Football Insider, Rafa Benitez is considering a move to sign Fulham attacker Ryan Babel on a free if he stays at St James’ Park this summer – Full story here.
  • Alan Shearer has shutdown a Man Utd fan in amusing fashion on Twitter, telling the Red Devils to ‘get over’ the fact he turned them down 23 years ago – See his response on social media here.

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About Olly Hawkins

Olly has been a Junior Magpie from birth. As a season ticket holder and avid Newcastle United fan - he eats, sleeps and breathes all things NUFC.

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