Tony Cascarino believes Steve Bruce’s type of soccer will RELEGATE Newcastle this season.
Bruce was in no way a preferred selection with the membership’s fan base when he was named Rafa Benitez’s successor again in 2019.
The Magpies completed within the backside half final season and issues don’t appear to have progressed from there.
Newcastle are 15th within the Premier League however haven’t received in six with robust away video games in opposition to Arsenal and Aston Villa within the subsequent week.
Former Chelsea striker Cascarino believes Bruce must cease attempting to solely grind out attracts, as such a adverse perspective will take the Magpies again right down to the Championship.
“I feel there’s large challenges for Steve,” Cascarino instructed Saturday’s Weekend Sports activities Breakfast. “I feel he’s in an awesome place. He doesn’t want the cash.
“In the event you don’t want the cash, and you’re a supervisor, you’ll be able to go: ‘have you learnt what, I’m going to go and play a means the followers are going to like, the followers are going to take pleasure in, the group are going to take pleasure in and we’re going to attempt to win soccer matches and cease attempting to simply keep in them’.
“There’s too many managers who assume success in soccer is simply grinding out a 1-1 or a 0-Zero and it’s an awesome end result.
“Sadly, with three factors for a win and the best way the legal guidelines are within the recreation that sort of mindset is relegation.
“It won’t occur this yr however you’re going to get relegated.”
Cascarino additionally admitted his bafflement at Newcastle’s choice to carry again striker Andy Carroll.
He added: “Andy Carroll, when Newcastle took him I used to be scratching my head. Not as a result of I don’t like him, as a result of I do, however his objective return is dreadful.
“You must return to the 2016/17 season when he received seven objectives in a single season. After that essentially the most he’s received is three in a single season as a centre-forward.”
Some followers have referred to as for Bruce’s sacking following their defeat to backside aspect Sheffield United, however he insisted he wouldn’t give in.
The Magpies boss mentioned :“[The criticism] has been private from day one – sure individuals on the market assume I shouldn’t have been within the job to begin with. All I can do is settle for it and take a look at to not be too down with it.”