Global Mod Team
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Congleton - The centre of
Re: Keegan. MAKE IT STOP
Mind you, putting yourself into the Toon mindset, I actually think it's a good decision.
It'd require a miracle to make them truly top-4 competitive, but what can be done, and will probably satisfy them, is to make them play entertainingly.
It might not win them any more games, but you know that Keegan will do that.
My Newcastle supporting mate is ecstatic about it. He just wants their game to be interesting to watch. (He should do - he drives 400 miles to watch every home game!)
I, like most people, thought he was atypical of Newcastle fans, as they appear to want success at all costs, but he claims that's a media misrepresentation - they just want a manager who will make them play attractive football. If that's the case, they've got the right man.
As big a mess as they're in at the moment, what do they truly need to be a decent team? Two full-backs and a decent central defender. Maybe a more creative central midfielder.
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