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Newcastle Pass Up Golden Opportunity By Sticking With McClaren

7:44 pm, Monday, February 15th, 2016 by Dr. Ed Harrison · 77 Comments

Newcastle’s next game is two weeks on Wednesday (March 2nd) at Stoke City – and after losing six games in a row away from home it’s unlikely we can get anything out of that game – but that’s what we need.

You can bet your life that Mark Hughes will tell his players this game should only last 20 minutes – so go all out right from the start – and if it works we will be 2-0 or 3-0 up by then – and the game will be over.

Newcastle’s frailty on the road was laid bare last Saturday when we were a complete and utter shambles and lost 5-1 and were 3-0 down after only 17 minutes.

Some pundits called it the worst performance by a team in the Premier League this season and we seemed to be all at sea.

Steve mcClaren owls 1-0

Steve McClaren – it’s too much for him

Not a good reflection on the coach, who had a full week to prepare the team and was making noises about expecting to take something out of the game.

And the debacle at Chelsea came after Steve McClaren by his own words said the performance in the previous away game at Everton had been unacceptable, when we lost 3-0.

And don’t forget those two performances came after we brought four players in over the January transfer window at a cost of £29M.

We let in a massive 8 goals in those games and our goal difference became even worse than it was – and it was already bad enough.

And this comes after seven months of Steve McClaren as head coach and our worst ever start to any Premier League season and we have been in the bottom four all season long.

And we have spent £81M on new players this season in total – more than any other Premier League club.

You may ask what does Steve McClaren now need to do to get sacked?

And when you compare where we were in our relegation season back in 2009 with where we are today there’s no comparison.

We are much worse off today.

Seven years ago we were 14th after 26 games with 28 points.

Here is a comparison of the records.

Premier LeaguePlayed WonDrawnLostGFGAGDPoints
Premier LeaguePlayed WonDrawnLostGFGAGDPoints

Any Chairman looking at those stats above would think there was just cause to fire the manager.

McClaren keeps promising things will get better but the Premier League status of Newcastle is now in severe jeopardy with only 12 games left to pick up the required points.

How long are the powers that be at Newcastle going to trust McClaren with Newcastle’s destiny?

If the club delays a decision – which appears to be what’s happening – then it could be too late when the likes of Lee Charnley wake up and decide to fire McClaren.

Newcastle seem unable to take  decisive action when it’s necessary – and they did absolutely nothing last year and almost allowed the inept John Carver to take us down to the Championship.

It was nothing that Lee Charnley did that kept us up.

If we leave it to say eight games to go as we did back in 2009 when we brought in Alan Shearer – it was too late to make a difference – and how many good managers would want the job then in any case?

Newcastle are missing a golden opportunity to bring in a new experienced manager now and give him two weeks to work with the team in southern Spain.

If nothing is done it means those running the club have learned absolutely nothing from what happened last season and relegation will begin to look more and more likely with every subsequent away defeat.

Should Newcastle Fire McClaren Now?

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  • 1 sing in the corner // Feb 15, 2016 at 7:49 PM

    95sing in the corner // Feb 15, 2016 at 7:48 PM

    I don’t claim to be a professor of psychology or a psychiatrist.
    But… 🙂
    (We have Mr Black to supposedly take care of all that.)
    I often wonder why football performances / tactics tend to hinge on wether you are playing at home or away.
    What the hell is the difference, really?
    Why is it so hard to go to another club’s ground, put your 11 blokes up against their 11 blokes and do what you want to do,what you would do ‘at home’? A crowd shouting nasty names at you? Ok,what else?
    Nowt. It’s a social construct. There is a ref, rules to make sure the game is the same for both teams. Too simplistic? Maybe..
    Get your fingers out, get the hell out there, get on top and stay there. None of this fannying about. There is no good reason why we can’t score a goal away from home but stacks more at our place.
    Now that’s a proper bit of psychology for you!

  • 2 Lindisfarne // Feb 15, 2016 at 7:54 PM

    6) Why did McClaren’s transfer binge bypass the defence?
    Even if an individual error led to Chelsea’s second goal, it was hard not to have a bit of sympathy for Rolando Aarons, Newcastle’s 20-year-old winger asked to fill in at left-back and mark Willian at Stamford Bridge. Steve McClaren certainly felt bad for Aarons – “he is only a young lad and needs more experience” – but the manager must accept the blame for putting the player there in the first place. He spent £30m on upgrading his squad last month, passing the £80m mark when you include last summer’s window, but neglected to strengthen defensively. The two teams either side of them in the table, Norwich and Sunderland, brought in defenders last month. They are also the only two sides to concede more than Newcastle but have at least sought to remedy a glaring problem. Instead McClaren signed attacking midfielders and failed to attract a striker. “Coming to Chelsea it was not the ideal back four you would need in terms of stability,” McClaren said, having also given Steven Taylor his second appearance in seven months. Newcastle’s fortnight off will allow plenty of time for reflection. At the end of the season he might be looking back and thinking his failure to tighten the defence led to relegation. Alan Smith

  • 3 Essex Geordie Bill // Feb 15, 2016 at 7:58 PM

    Naaah, I aint playing musical chairs, I’ll wait till the blog is at anchor again.

  • 4 mattyNUFC // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:02 PM

    this is an easy fix in my mind;

    give Cathro the reins and lets see if he really is one of the brightest young coaches in Europe. If he needs help after four games, get in Nigel Pearson or someone of that ilk to get us over the edge

    why oh why do we wait? this is utter lunacy he has not been sacked

  • 5 Take A Chancel On Me // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:03 PM

    McClaren out

  • 6 Tsunki // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:03 PM

    I like that photo Ed, that’s definitely his better despondent, desperate and desolate side.

  • 7 Lanzatoon42 // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:04 PM


  • 8 Take A Chancel On Me // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:05 PM

    This pic sums it all up

  • 9 Tsunki // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:05 PM

    Tense, Nervous headache?

  • 10 Ibizatoon // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:05 PM

    Anyone know when the next FF meeting is?

    I still think accountability needs to be top of our question list. A year on and we still have the merry-go-round of blame game in full swing.

    Who is making what decisions and for what reasons? Until that is clarified, how is anyone supposed to plan? It should be fairly easy to answer, right? Hopefully they know.

  • 11 Tsunki // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:06 PM

    Lanza Toon where do you live?

  • 12 JamesToon // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:07 PM


    As much as I think Cathro has got potential, he just doesn’t come across as a leader or assertive in his interviews. Would the players really listen to him?

    Dream manager would be Eddie Howe

  • 13 Tsunki // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:08 PM

    Ibiza, see my notes on the appointment of McLaren a thread or two back. Conclusion is there are a lack of conclusions. The plan is there is no contingency, and we are sticking with it, until something unexpected crops up of course.

  • 14 Ibizatoon // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:12 PM

    Tsunki…Unexpected? Can we clarify what is is the club don’t expect then?

    We have to start somewhere.

    I feel if we were more clued in, we’d be a lot calmer. Like Steve.

    Come on, someone tell us about our possible summer spending spree. That’ll do the trick.

  • 15 John Akomfrah // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:16 PM

    Has he started pulling his hair out

    please start with that tucking fuft

  • 16 Texas Toon // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:18 PM

    We can’t improve the squad between now and the end of the season, so Ashley must be concerned about maximizing his resources. The record, as Ed demonstrated, is not good enough to stay up. Everyone believes the squad is too good to go down, but nobody can explain why the coach is unable to get anything out of the current playing staff. Thus, no rationale person could keep McClaren. We ought to go after Moyes who is used to working under a thin budget at Everton and has true quality.

    The other issue Ashley must address is the management structure. Graham Carr is a decent scout, but he should not be managing the club (which he seems to be doing through seniority with a new manager and inexperienced managing director). He needs to be told by the coach (with the managing director’s concurrence if he supports the funding) what we need.

    In January it was a left back, central defender, and midfield playmaker. Other positions would be nice, but not essential. Instead, we got players Carr had previously scouted and wanted who were superfluous and we failed to get the defensive cover that was the highest priority. Yes, we only scored 27 goals (vs. 33 in last relegation campaign), but that was because we were playing on the wrong side of the pitch to cover the woeful defense that gave up 49 goals (vs. 42 in 2008-9).

    This is ultimately a management issue, so it is Ashley’s responsibility to handle it. He also has the most lose, so you would think he would be more active.

  • 17 Ibizatoon // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:19 PM

    I have a new proposal for NUFC management. Think “hangman”.

    For every loss, a section of hair is shaved from the manager. For Steve, it would be his tufty first. Once they have no hair left, they’re fired.

    It’s why Pep has and should be overlooked. Useless baldy that he is.

  • 18 Jib // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:19 PM

    Some dope posted on here about 10 days ago that Ed was over the moon we got McClaren.

    Ed has never been a McClaren fan .

    Of all the names that were bandied about to succeed Carver , Remi Garde etc. have all been very average to say the least . The only one to do well , is Klopps successor at Borussia Dortmund , Thomas Tuchel who took a years sabbatical from footy and has Die Schwarzgelben at 75% win success !

    Rumour has it that all the Newcastle signings in Summer and Winter don’t have a relegation escape clause in their contracts.
    If we go down they are on the same dosh , so it would appear a worst case scenario has already been catered for.
    I don’t think we will go down , and what a knee jerk sacking of a head coach and presumably his full backroom would achieve I am at a loss to understand.

  • 19 archaeomag // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:19 PM

    Town Moor – Wicker Man – public send off
    Appease the Gods of football

  • 20 Essex Geordie Bill // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:20 PM

    I.m still convinced he was on the verge of walking out of the stadium after the first goal.

    Jonjo might have been looking to see if he was still there.

  • 21 Essex Geordie Bill // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:23 PM


    Best idea I’ve read all week, I’d travel up for that.

  • 22 Tsunki // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:23 PM

    Get me a big Mac and a toffee sundae Steve…

  • 23 Ibizatoon // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:25 PM

    Jib…What would sacking the manager achieve? I suppose if you don’t rate the current manager, it would achieve the opportunity to appoint a better manager, in order to try and save this season…rather than just plan to have the most expensive squad in the Championship.

    We would still have the issue of who’d be choosing this new manager mind.

  • 24 JackButler // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:27 PM

    Sacking SM is not really the answer, why he was employed in the first place needs to be explained.

    God, if only we had people at the club who knew what the hell they were doing?

  • 25 Blackley and Brownlie // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:27 PM

    Jib @18
    See if you can answer one question. Who wrote this and when?

    “The Newcastle Board of Directors has also been reshuffled and now consists of Lee Charnley, Graham Carr, Steve McClaren and Bob Moncur, with no Mike Ashley to be seen,  and that seems like a good Football Board to us – and those four should be able to work very well together for the benefit of the club.”

  • 26 sing in the corner // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:28 PM

    Essex GB
    Yes I saw that about Mr Motivator from you earlier.
    It set me thinking…what has he changed about the mentality if the team? He’s lucky he’s not on performance related pay. Or maybe he is…he’s starved to death that’s why he’s not been sighted…

  • 27 Ibizatoon // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:28 PM

    JB…Maybe we already do?

    Incompetence / failure is usually addressed.

  • 28 Essex Geordie Bill // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:31 PM


    Pearls before swine spring to mind.

    A good coach can take an average team and make it much better but a bad coach will ruin even the best players.

    As I said earlier

    The only slight glimmer of hope I see is that BigMac is trying to emulate his managerial mentor.

    In the unlikely event of that happening I think we could all forgive him??

  • 29 JackButler // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:32 PM


    We do seem to be adapt at incompetence and failure, guess that only comes when you promote the guy that used to take the minutes at club meetings to chairman and a failed manager who has a soft spot for weak, slow Frenchmen 🙂

  • 30 Blackley and Brownlie // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:32 PM

    It’s okay lads. Jib’s back from a week away and he doesn’t think we will go down. I don’t know whether he’s still working on the basis of adding goals to our tally by ignoring certain games. Are you Jib?

  • 31 archaeomag // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:33 PM

    put it this way – if we survive, – SM will be manager next season …..
    Is that not reason enough to sack him?

  • 32 Jib // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:34 PM

    Do you get those hairy proccessionary caterpillars where you are ?
    The little sods freak me out !

  • 33 lesh // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:35 PM

    They sack Chris Hughton when we’re doing alright yet fail to sack Pardew, Carver and now McClaren when relegation’s a very real threat.

    The Club’s owner’s logic beggars belief.

  • 34 Blackley and Brownlie // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:36 PM

    You called me a dope. Are you now ignoring me @ 25?

  • 35 toontaff2 // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:37 PM

    Tufty would drop Captain Collo but he does not want to see that hair net to him in the dugout.

  • 36 Essex Geordie Bill // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:38 PM

    When is the big game in the Sun happening, be funny (in a way) if we get another thrashing at the hands of the mighty Scandinavians.

    Suppose it will be a chance to try Woodman at left back.

  • 37 Take A Chancel On Me // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:38 PM

    I thought all the wum’s had been terminated

  • 38 JackButler // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:40 PM


    They sacked Houghton because he couldn’t control the dressing room and the player revolted over bonuses, they also sold Nolan and Barton as they were two players that stood up to the club. Pardew toed the party line and so was allowed to remain and all signs point to SM following Pardews lead

  • 39 Blackley and Brownlie // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:40 PM

    I’ll give you a clue. It wasn’t dopey old me. I didn’t write it.

  • 40 clinath@ed // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:41 PM

    Well that bit of peace and quiet didn’t last long….

  • 41 Blackley and Brownlie // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:41 PM

    I’ll give you another clue. The answer has nothing to do with hairy caterpillars.

  • 42 archaeomag // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:43 PM

    @Essex Geordie Bill
    I have also wondered about our style – ersatz vintage Man U?

  • 43 hibbitt // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:46 PM

    sack the d//khead who gave him the job first or we will just get more of the same !!!!

  • 44 Essex Geordie Bill // Feb 15, 2016 at 8:58 PM

    Just in case someone thinks I was having a dig at Jib in my Pearls before swine comment, I wasn’t.

    I was replying to his last sentence in comment 18.

    Sacking the whole of the coaching staff would probably be going to far, but I suspect Big Mac has the lost the plot.

    I’d get Pearson in now, he’s done it once and has to be an improvement.

  • 45 Essex Geordie Bill // Feb 15, 2016 at 9:10 PM

    I just saw a a picture of a plaque posted on youtube.

    it was on a bench in Chester and read.

    ‘This seat is dedicated to the men of Chester who have lost the will to live after following their wives around the shoe shops of Chester’

  • 46 Blackley and Brownlie // Feb 15, 2016 at 9:16 PM

    Typical Jib. Comes bouncing back on the blog like bloody Tigger, causes mayhem, then disappears for a bit. Hairy caterpillars indeed.

  • 47 toon22 // Feb 15, 2016 at 9:19 PM

    If you look back through the clubs SMC has managed, he is terrible at away games.Was for Boro and England.
    Maybe he should let someone else do the away games?

  • 48 sing in the corner // Feb 15, 2016 at 9:22 PM

    Same for Captain Colo

  • 49 croftus5678 // Feb 15, 2016 at 9:27 PM

    our goals conceeded should be under avg considering we play most games with 2 dm’s !

    not many other teams play with 2 and some dont even play with 1 yet every player we have is expected to defend even the lone striker ???

    even a championship cb to partner mbemba would make us atleast avg !

    i say let them all our cb’s go apart from mbemba and get daniel ayala / lewis dunk or tarkowski in if not them all

  • 50 The Diamond dogs hoojars // Feb 15, 2016 at 9:40 PM

    Taylor and Colo, still at the heart of our defense since we were last relegated, that says so much, this club has knocked the stuffing out of the city.

  • 51 lochinvar // Feb 15, 2016 at 9:45 PM

    Hurrah !
    Someone else who understands the concept of winning in sport – away games are very winnable – we did it at Spurs , maybe McLaren could remind the team of that !

  • 52 21st Century Schizoid Man // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:04 PM


    Everything in your post is spot on – but for some reason the conventional wisdom is that most clubs have better home than away form. Maybe the crowd really are a 12th man ?

  • 53 Ibizatoon // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:07 PM

    Jib…I presume you mean in Spain, rather than California?

    Do you have a link to a photo? We get these weird bugs in Ibiza that I can only call “Alien Bugs”. Those freak me out, but not sure about these caterpillars you speak of.

    Lesh…But Hoots couldn’t control the aspects that Mike wanted controlling. Clearly has little to do with league position.

    JB…Well when things look bleak, we always have that to look to.

    Arch…This is true. It was worth the gamble on Steve in the PL, but we know he can’t cut it in the Championship, so best git rid 🙂

  • 54 sing in the corner // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:10 PM

    Lochinvar & 21st
    I just don’t think there’s any basis in facts for this assumption. It feels like someone much cleverer than me should be able to point out the nativity of my suggestion. But it never happens. It’s just accepted wosdom..but I don’t know why nobody has challenged this.

  • 55 Ibizatoon // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:13 PM

    There is of course mileage in the idea of home advantage. However, as with most things, it’s not an exact science and is often proved to be nothing more than empty words.

    Our season shouldn’t be looked at in terms of we can save it with home games. Our issues aren’t a question of playing home or away. If that’s really the best that can be concluded, we’re in for a worrying finish…again.

    We’ve managed 6 wins all season, home and away (26 games). This isn’t a question of home vs away form, imo.

  • 56 Belfast // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:14 PM

    Sack and replace him with who ?

    I think he’s here until the end of the season to be honest.

  • 57 YoungMagpieFromBurnley // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:15 PM

    Hey, how is Mcclaren still in the job? Are we trying to get relegated? Smiling after a 5-1 loss because he knows he’s too inept for the job but he is untouchable.

  • 58 Belfast // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:17 PM

    Big Ron’s available.

  • 59 Take A Chancel On Me // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:18 PM



  • 60 sing in the corner // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:20 PM

    What is the home advantage really though Ibiza?
    Crowd noise? Maybe. That can work both ways though – I’ve heard managers talking about playing better away from the pressure of those pesky impatient home fans.
    And lots of clubs have a loud, vocal hard core of travelling fans – players often describe them as a great support.
    It’s all a state of mind. A paradigm which is flimsy at best. Come on Dr Black, hypnosis sessions at the end of training?

  • 61 Tsunki // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:22 PM

    Replace SM with one of those processionary things. At least they appear to be going somewhere.

    They’re toxic aren’t they?

  • 62 Tsunki // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:23 PM

    I think The Man in Black was hired all along to hypnotise a stadium full of fans to keep coming back for endless humiliations. He’s doing a grand job by the look

  • 63 Essex Geordie Bill // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:27 PM

    We have beaten Bournemouth and Spurs away so 33% of our wins have been away with only four at home to date.

    This is a statistic that does not fill me with confidence.

    If we survive it will be only because the other relegation threatened teams do worse.

    The silver lining is that there are a couple who probably will. Norwich and WBA spring to mind.

  • 64 Belfast // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:27 PM

    Charnleys list leaked

    Terry Venables
    Big Ron
    Phil Brown
    Ricardo Moniz
    Russell Slade
    Neil Redfearn
    Nigel Clough

  • 65 welshgeordie9 // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:28 PM

    I hope when the squad arrives in Spain, I hope it pisses down every day, shouldn’t out there in the first place,

  • 66 Belfast // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:29 PM

    George Burley and Mick McCarthy on the subs bench.

  • 67 welshgeordie9 // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:29 PM

    Forgot to add, nice to see jib is back, sorry jib.

    Ha ha ha

  • 68 sing in the corner // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:31 PM

    Essex GB
    That’s been the foundation of my hope for the last couple of months.
    But it took a huge jolt when makers got 4 more points than I thought they would outa their last 2 games. And WBA got murdered by Everton but still got 3 points. The only saving grace was West Ham waking up for the last 15 minutes of their game against Norwich or things would look even more bleak than they do now.

  • 69 sing in the corner // Feb 15, 2016 at 10:34 PM

    *makems …who else?

  • 70 Tunami // Feb 15, 2016 at 11:10 PM

    Now that we seem to have finally laid to rest the ghost that is Charlie Austin it appears that every other post is about sacking SM. Now much as I think it may have been the right thing to do, at the right time, it’s already getting as tedious as Austin stories. Ashley isn’t going to sack SM, so let’s have more variety. Just a thought….

  • 71 manxpie // Feb 15, 2016 at 11:16 PM

    well first of all i seen earlier that someone said ” i actually blame the players just as much as the coaches!”
    ya mean the players who actually play football and make every instant decision on the pitch or change everything from skill or a good pass or block
    or the players that are on the pitch for 95 mins that actually decide the game!

    is this really a fifa world we are living in right now?
    how its all the managers and coaches fault is ridiculous
    and now its sack the manager lol

    and secondly i’m seeing mourinho,benitez,rodgers, moyes!!!!!!!

    they are probably all on at least 5-10 times more money than ashley pays and wouldn’t touch us anyways when we havent got a defence or goalscorer come on i know we’ve all had a very tough few years but don’t become proper mental because of it!

    we’ll get a proper desperate manager next and ready to work on peanuts! please show me where there is evidence that there is any other outcome!?

  • 72 Graeme // Feb 15, 2016 at 11:37 PM

    Manxpie, We will get a manager who fits the “Ashley Image” of what a manager must be. He must, firstly, agree to toe the party line. He must accept that he has little say in who is recruited, or when; likewise, he must accept that he has no say in who will be sold, or when!!

    The whole concept of how NUFC is managed and run, is flawed, beyond belief.

    Once those principles are in place and agreed,

  • 73 nufc 11 // Feb 16, 2016 at 12:10 AM

    The Watford manager for me or maybe itor karanka.not an English manager anyway

  • 74 Sav // Feb 16, 2016 at 2:47 AM

    Austin at Southampton for £4 million and Matip going to Liverpool on a free in the summer. Good work boys. Carr, Charmless and Ashley, you haven’t a clue.

  • 75 solz tim krul // Feb 16, 2016 at 8:33 AM

    Mclaren outttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttt

  • 76 ozzietoon // Feb 16, 2016 at 8:37 AM

    Fans need to take the matter into their own hands, stand outside the ground with a banner saying ‘mcclaren out’ It’s our club force Ashley into bypassing charnley and co and getting a proven premiership manager like Moyes or Rodgers in. No masses of fans have called for Mcclarens sacking yet in the stands after or during matches and next match is weeks away so needs to be done outside the ground, now! We mess about with this muppet mcclaren and go down and we lose big time the tv deal and all the money spent and it’s not as hard and gritty a team with big characters like last time we went down to be able to pop straight back up, championship is a hard league with work horses. Why he was ever appointed I don’t know, I knew he’d be a disaster and he is, any other club in any other league would of sacked him by now with that loss and win rate %, even forest and Derby sacked him, they need to get over their stubbornness and pride not to be proved wrong that he’s the wrong man after they tried three times to get him and just put there hands up be counted but now rectify and get the right man while they still have time. He needs sacking now it’s ideal while no games on. Fans need to take this in your hands. I live in Oz these days and just fuming with what Mcclaren and the board are doing. Ashley had given them money they’ve not had for years and they have made some rediculous signings and a few good, imagine that £80 million had been given to a decent manager we’d be in a far better position than this. We go down we will be the biggest laughing stock in football with Mcclaren smug grin as the front cover on all the papers and media, joke, act now before it’s too late.

  • 77 widowmagandapoke // Feb 16, 2016 at 8:15 PM

    Burney’s manager could do the job.

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