Two of our African stars will complete their world cup games this coming Saturday.
Faye and Geremi – smart boys – extra rest needed
As we reported earlier this morning, Geremi will be playing for Cameroon against Tanzania on Saturday.
At the same time Senegal International, Abdoulaye Faye, will almost certainly be lining up for Senegal, in their world cup qualifier with Liberia.
Newcastle’s squad are due back for pre-season training on Monday July 7th – that’s two weeks this coming Monday.
So we would expect Kevin to give our two African boys some extra time off – they’ve certainly deserved the rest, after a tough first season at the club.
Habib Beye retired from International football after the European Cup of Nations in January, so he’s been enjoying a nice long rest in the summer with his wife and family in Paris.
We expect our Player of the Year last season, is just itching to start training again in a couple of weeks.
Newcastle United are set to sign a new fitness coach before pre-season starts.
Finally, the Chronicle is reporting that Newcastle have been pleased with the high percentage of supporters who have taken advantage of the 10% season ticket discount offer, for those who pay up-front for the next three seasons.