Newcastle United’s form in the Premier League suggests they could find themselves in the Championship next season, if they don’t bring in suitable reinforcements in the current transfer window.
With Steve McClaren at the helm, the Magpies have a manager with knowledge of the Championship, with the former England boss having left Derby County in the summer to take up the job at St James’s Park.
Having not won in their last five league outings, Newcastle sit 19th in the table, just a point from safety, having only avoided the drop on the final day of the season last year.
McClaren has previous when it comes to getting a team away from the bottom three late in the campaign, having led Middlesbrough to a strong finish in the 2005-06 season, earning himself the England job in the process.
Newcastle have already been busy in this transfer window, with Jonjo Shelvey joining rom Swansea City and Bordeaux’s Henri Saivet also making the switch,.
FootballLeagueWorld looks at THREE midfielders who could come in from the Championship……
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