Twitter Abuzz On McClaren Sacking – Possible Benitez Hiring

Here are some selected tweets from Newcastle fans on the possible firing of Steve McClaren this afternoon by Lee Charnley, which would be astonishing if only because of the speed with which it has been carried out.

Question – would this qualify as a knee-jerk reaction?

And the possible arrival of Rafa Benitez as the new Newcastle manager, which would also be astonishing.

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Steve McClaren and Rafa Benitez – a contrast