Speaking to Sky Sports, ex-boss Souness, says that the move would be ‘welcomed’ by supporters of the club as well as Ashley – who he believes has quickly realised that the Premier League is an expensive place to be.
Neville had some kind words to say about our club, saying a fresh owner will energise the city, something that he says he has not felt at Newcastle for almost 15 years.
The former Red Devil’s man says that some of his best memories of the Premier League were playing in Newcastle, calling our stadium a ‘fantastic place to play.’
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Speaking later in the clip, Souness also claims Newcastle could now buy ‘anyone then want to’ should Saudi riches arrive.
This video was the first thing I saw when I woke up this morning, and it has certainly kickstarted the butterflies about this potential takeover!