Vital Football

Latest Newcastle United News

Souey Irons In The Fire?

Souey Irons In The Fire?

Graeme Souness admits he is in constant contact with Rangers chairman David Murray amid speculation over Ibrox boss Alex McLeish's future. And with constant links to the Gers hotseat, is it a healthy position for either/both clubs?

But, apparently, Souey has no designs on McLeish's job - so why stick your nose in when the manager is hanging from a noose? Does it do McLeish any good? Does it do Newcastle any good?

McLeish is widely regarded to be on borrowed time at Ibrox, amid reports that he has been told the identity of his successor by Murray.

And although Souness has sympathy for McLeish, he says of the Rangers crisis: 'It doesn't surprise me because that's the nature of the business we're in. The bigger the club the bigger the pressure. At a big club you are only every two games from the roof caving in.

'I speak to him (David Murray) twice a week'.

Do you get the impression the Newcastle manager is hedging his bets?

Writer:
Date:Sunday November 27 2005
Time: 12:29PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Newcastle United Articles

Newcastle Add Second German Friendly

Newcastle have announced that we will face FSV Mainz

Newcastle Midfielder To Move To Holland

Haris Vuckic is leaving us for Holland

Incoming NUFC Deals Said To Be Imminent

Talk of proper transfer news coming.

FA End Betting Sponsorship

Late yesterday afternoon, the Football Association announced the result of its three month review of their relationship with gambling companies and that association now comes to an end.

Archived TOTT Articles

TOTT articles from

Site Journalists

TNMW
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How Many Players Do NUFC Need To Survive Next Season?
Suggested By: Talk of the Tyne
None2%
1-32%
4 or 531%
6 or 745%
More than 720%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Newcastle United Results (view all)

Newcastle United Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Toon_NoMatterWot122
2.CuckFan54
3.keggy_keagal52
4.PieMag46
5.officemonkey30
6.Rytoon27
7.carlosvendetta24
8.billybobcat17
9.daftladguy14
10.Mcnamee6714
Write for Vital Football