Unlike 2009, our squad is a lot healthier and the players are more talented. This means that if we were to drop into the second tier of English football, the gifted players we do have at our disposal will disperse, possibly leaving the players that truly care about the club.
Articles by Adam Falp
I feel as though I am one of the more optimistic toon fans but with each day that passes, I feel the optimism being sapped away, only to be replaced more often than not, by disappointment.
So why didn’t Ashley get out his cheque book in the summer and sign De Jong, Debuchy or Douglas? Only he knows the answer. I thought it was a fairly clear situation, more tough games in a season means more injuries, more suspensions and more fatigue,