A new favourite has emerged in the running to become the next manager of Newcastle United, according to reports. Steve Bruce was recently dismissed by Newcastle’s wealthy new owners, who are now looking for his replacement. Graeme Jones has overseen one of the two games he will spend as their interim manager.
Newcastle make Rafa Benitez No1 choice to replace Steve Bruce as boss… but proving difficult to get him out of Everton
RAFA BENITEZ is Newcastle's 'dream' successor to Steve Bruce. But the Spaniard will be difficult to prise from Everton. Benitez, 61, left St James' Park in 2019 after becoming fed up of working under Mike Ashley. He next managed Dalian Professional in China, before returning to the Premier League at Goodison Park in the summer.
Newcastle United are bottom of the table when it comes to infrastructure spending in the Premier League Former Newcastle owner Mike Ashley spent less on infrastructure than any other Premier League club over the past decade - and less than a third of what the second-lowest spending club spent. For many years the off-pitch investment at Newcastle United has been the subject of jokes, whether the unimpressive training facilities, an increasingly tatty stadium, or the apparent lack of commercial foresight.
All of the latest reaction to Newcastle United's new manager and sporting director search Hello, and welcome to our live coverage as Newcastle's next manager search ramps up following Steve Bruce's departure last week. Graeme Jones remains in interim charge after guiding the Magpies to a 1-1 draw at Crystal Palace on Saturday.
Latest Aston Villa transfer news brings what Lions supporters have said about a potential move for Marvelous Nakamba from Newcastle with the Zimbabwe international reportedly a target Some Aston Villa fans have given their backing to a sale of Marvelous Nakamba but only if Dean Smith signs a replacement. Nakamba has been linked with a move to Newcastle United with reports via BirminghamLive's colleagues in the north-east carrying reports that the St James' Park side want to sign the player for around £15 million.
Despite leading the club to two mid-table finishes, Newcastle United have moved on from Steve Bruce. The club currently sit 19th in the league, and the former Manchester United captain was not perceived as a manager with the sufficient pedigree to match the aims of the club’s ambitious new owners.
Newcastle United would be taking a risk if they opted to hand the managerial reins to Paulo Fonseca, according to Sky Sports journalist Michael Bridge. The Magpies have been without a boss since mutually agreeing to part ways with Steve Bruce last week. What's the latest news on Newcastle's managerial hunt?
The former Luton Town chief tried to restore confidence in the Newcastle team before they went out at Selhurst Park Graeme Jones says he was convinced Newcastle United would beat Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park. The Magpies stayed in the game, even after going 1-0 down to Christian Benteke's goal, but after Callum Wilson's equaliser had to settle for a point in the capital.
A new interactive map shows that Leeds has amongst the highest number of sewer overflows in the country. New maps have been released showing all the places where raw sewage has been dumped into rivers, beaches and waterways across England and Wales. Some of the waterways hit hardest by sewage overflows are in Leeds as well as Sheffield and in Manchester, Birmingham and Newcastle.
Latest Aston Villa news from BirminghamLive brings all the top headlines on Tuesday, October 26 2021 Hello and welcome to your Aston Villa headlines on Tuesday, October 26, 2021. Gary Neville sends Dean Smith a message Manchester United legend Gary Neville thinks Aston Villa head coach Dean Smith needs to simplify his side's way of playing.
The world's largest jumping castle is coming back to Australia for summer - here's everything you need to know
The Biggest Bounce, the world's biggest jumping castle - is returning to Australia Big Bounce Australia is set to launch the event around the country over summer The 1,500 square metre jumping castle has been certified as the world's largest . Adults are invited to embrace their inner child as The Big Bounce Australia is set to launch the action-packed event around the country over summer.
A push is being made to reinstate a train service from Doncaster which was taken away during the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown due to ‘low demand’. Officers within the South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority (SYMCA) are making the case to officials in the Department for Transport and Cross Country to reinstate Reading to Newcastle via Doncaster service.
Fried chicken restaurant Jollibee to open in Newcastle with hundreds of 'Gen Z' expected to be queuing out the door
The new fried chicken chain is expected to be a hit with students and young people when it opens in the city centre A new fried chicken restaurant is opening up in Newcastle city centre and Generation Z is expected to be queuing out of its doors from day one.
Newcastle's popular Vintage Store is opening a new branch in the city centre selling designer children's clothes The owners of The Vintage Store in Newcastle are expanding with a new shop selling vintage children's clothing. The popular Northumberland Street store has been a hit with shoppers since it opened last month and now it is set to open a second branch in the city centre.
Sportsmail's racing expert Robin Goodfellow dishes out his tips for Tuesday's meetings at Catterick, Bangor-On-Dee and Newcastle. CATTERICK ROBIN GOODFELLOW 1.00 Manila Scouse 1.30 Monsieur Kodi 2.05 Zoom Star 2.40 Little Ted 3.15 Queen’s Sargent 3.50 Metal Man 4.25 Dark Shot 4.55 Rain Cap GIMCRACK
League Two boss Joey Barton has been widely criticised for comparing his Bristol Rovers side's performance to the 'Holocaust' after losing to Newport at the weekend Bristol Rovers manager Joey Barton has been heavily criticised after comparing his side's performance at the weekend to the 'Holocaust'.
Here are the best read stories on our website today Top stories from Chroniclelive today include: two Newcastle tower blocks are due to be torn down after being earmarked for demolition for years; Newcastle interim boss Graeme Jones has admitted that Joelinton did not deserve to be dropped against Crystal Palace and the North East areas with the highest Covid-19 rates have been revealed.
The Athletic’s Chris Waugh has dropped a major claim on Newcastle’s transfer budget following the takeover by PIF this month. What’s the talk? Waugh has claimed that the Magpies could spend £200m on new signings before worrying about any Financial Fair Play regulations.
The former Argentine winger spent nine years on Tyneside which saw him experience one relegation, one Championship title-winning season as well as a campaign in the Europa League but was eventually released after he scored the goal to keep Newcastle in the Premier League against West Ham on the final day of the 2014/15 season.
Ajax manager Erik ten Hag has been urged to turn down any advances from Newcastle and only consider offers from ‘clubs like Manchester City or Manchester United’. The lowdown The Northern Echo’s Chief Sports Writer Scott Wilson reported over the weekend that the Magpies had sounded out the possibility of appointing the 51-year-old, as well as his sporting director Marc Overmars.