I wrote this article on Friday but it wasn’t read much, and it came before yesterday’s disastrous set of results for Newcastle, including our own demolition at Leicester City, who were so much the better side it was completely embarrassing.
Lee Charnley and Mike Ashley
What do we do now boss?
It’s worth reading about the principal reasons why we got into this mess – just for the sake of posterity.
We could still avoid the drop, but it’s going to be so very difficult now, and it would take everybody to pull together in the next three weeks.
That’s unlikely to happen.