Speaking to the famous North-East station, he’s claimed that THREE ‘big names’ are being looked at by the soon-to-be new owners – Max Allegri, Rafa Benitez and Mauricio Pochettino.
On the side of transfers, he’s refused to give away the mystery name (names) being looked at by the Saudis, but predicts a ‘hot summer’ at St James’ Park!
“Bruce is doing a fine job, but there’s 3 BIG names the potential new owners are looking at”
“There is also some ideas about new managers like Massimiliano Allegri, Rafa Benitez and Mauricio Pochettino.”
“And on the players side, I can’t tell you a certain name, but I think it will be a hot summer!”
Exciting stuff, but there’s more..
Tariq has also predicted big things for the club in the coming years, revealing in the series of clips below why this will be a ‘historical’ time for the football club, the city and the community:
Finally, Tariq insists that the club won’t take long to attract ‘big stars’ – suggesting exciting marquee signings is high up on the Saudis agenda.