If the Newcastle United PR department were running this story, they would say that statistically, in ‘recent’ times, every season at least one PL club who have 25 points or less after 31 games ends up surviving,
With the exception of possibly Kasper Schmeichel, none of these Leicester City players would have been considered by Newcastle United under Mike Ashley due to their age and lack of future increased resale value.
Twenty years ago, we, like Leicester City today, were daring to dream. We were leading the charge towards a castle in the sky and it was awesome. Tino had just signed…and nothing could possibly go wrong.