Well, selecting a Newcastle street at random, say, Clayton Street, have a walk down there councillors. Every other shop is a pay day loan company of some description, although maybe on principle you don’t accept their rents and business rates from these bastions of financial respectability?
“We felt that the business model the company operates was not one with which we were comfortable to support as our main partner. In addition, we take great pride in our standing as a community focused football club and believe this partnership would not have been welcomed by the majority of our supporters.”
So today we are asking you about the club’s new sponsor. The subject prompting much debate when it was revealed that the payday loans company was going to be both shirt and stadium sponsor. How do the fans really feel about the deal now the dust has settled?