Newcastle backing Wise

Newcastle United insist executive director Dennis Wise's job is safe.

Newcastle United insist executive director Dennis Wise's job is safe.

The Daily Mail says Newcastle have denied tabloid reports that Wise's days as executive director of football could be numbered as owner Mike Ashley continues building for the future.

Ex-Chelsea skipper Wise has not been seen at the club since an FA Youth Cup clash with QPR a few weeks ago, and has never been a popular figure at St James's Park since his appointment a year ago.

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