As featured on NewsNow: Football news

Newcastle boss Bruce to be in charge for Spurs clash

Newcastle United boss Steve Bruce is set to be in charge for the weekend's clash with Tottenham.

The Sun says Bruce will not be sacked before the weekend - but Newcastle's new Saudi owners are looking for a replacement.

The long-suffering Toon Army supporters were celebrating last week after Mike Ashley miserable reign in charge was ended following the £300m takeover.

Fans were desperate to see the back of boss Bruce, 60, as well as a whopping 94 per cent voted that they wanted him gone.

Speculation has been mounting since the takeover was completed that a change in the dug-out would occur before they welcome Tottenham to St James' Park on Sunday.

However, the veteran is set to celebrate his 1000th match as a manager in charge of his hometown team despite him expecting to get the bullet.


Need a VPN? Or seeking to switch? Then support Tribal Football by clicking here to sign up with our official partners NordVPN. Not only will you receive the best VPN experience, but also great discounts by signing up via Tribal Football. Thanks for your support!

Video of the day:

About the author

Paul Vegas

Have your say
×

Subscribe and go ad-free

For only $10 a year

  1. Go Ad-Free
  2. Faster site experience
  3. Support great writing
  4. Subscribe now
Launch Offer: 2 months free
×

Subscribe and go ad-free

For only $10 a year

Subscribe now
Launch Offer: 2 months free