Newcastle players found Kinnear appointment as "complete shock"

Newcastle United players were stunned by the appointment of Joe Kinnear as manager yesterday. One player told The Sun: "The announcement came as a complete shock. “Many of us have never even heard of him — the team needed someone bigger than it has been offered. “Some of us have had enough and are seriously considering leaving. “There is no player in this dressing room happy to be here.”

Newcastle United players were stunned by the appointment of Joe Kinnear as manager yesterday.

One player told The Sun: "The announcement came as a complete shock.

“Many of us have never even heard of him — the team needed someone bigger than it has been offered.

“Some of us have had enough and are seriously considering leaving.

“There is no player in this dressing room happy to be here.”

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