Are We Looking at a Future Without British Managers?

Are We Looking at a Future Without British Managers?

With the struggles of Gary Neville at Valencia and the sackings of Brendan Rodgers and Garry Monk earlier this season, it begs the question whether a British manager will ever take one of the top jobs in the Premier League again. There are currently only six British managers in the top flight, and they are all managing teams in the bottom half. The last British manager to take a top job was David Moyes, who massively failed at Old Trafford, …
Can Newcastle Survive Relegation?

Can Newcastle Survive Relegation?

If you told Newcastle fans at the start of the season, that twelve games in, they would only be one point behind champions Chelsea, they'd have likely bitten your hand off. This is exactly where the Magpies find themselves, albeit at the wrong end of the table. Earning only ten points from their first dozen games is a poor return for a team that boasts some very promising players and some of the best fans in the United Kingdom. Manager …
Sunderland v Newcastle Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Sunderland v Newcastle Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

There you go. The real 'Super' Sunday is ahead of us when the two juggernauts in Manchester tussle it out for bragging rights in the North West, we've got two massive football clubs in the North East of the country going head on to get one over the other. Sunderland, now managed by the more familiar Sam Allardyce will go into this game following a narrow away defeat at the Hawthorns yet their form in this fixture is as good …
Is Steve McClaren a good choice for Newcastle?

Is Steve McClaren a good choice for Newcastle?

After six months of searching for a new head coach, Newcastle are set to appoint Steve McClaren in the coming days according to a number of media sources, including the BBC who rarely report anything lacking substance. McClaren isn't the appointment that many Newcastle fans were hoping for, but he comes with a great recommendation from Graham Carr and it is believed he will be backed substantially in the transfer market over the coming months. The former England manager arrives …