With the Magpies desperate to return to the Premier League as soon as possible, the 41-year-old's advice is worth listening to.
Tottenham Hotspur have been linked with a move for the Aston Villa teenager.
Birmingham City will have to significantly strengthen their side if they are to improve over the upcoming season.
The Leeds United player is at an age when he will want to play senior football regularly but where exactly that will be is a big question.
Sunderland have replaced David Moyes with Sam Allardyce.
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Bolton Wanderers are set to take a closer look at the defender
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Leeds United will finally return to the Premier League according to Football Manager 2017, but fans at Elland Road may have to wait a while.
The Leeds United ace has missed close to three months.
Rangers are reportedly looking to bring Joao Teixeira to Ibrox in January.
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Leeds United could have wrapped up a deal for Pontus Jansson ahead of the transfer window.
Aston Villa striker Ross McCormack has never scored against Leeds United since leaving them.
West Ham United were beaten 4-1 by Manchester United in the EFL Cup yesterday evening.
Tthe firm is said to be already in discussions with the German financial regulator BaFin about getting the necessary approvals'.
Manchester United beat West Ham 4-1.
Sam Allardyce chooses the best XI he has worked with, including Bolton Wanderers and Newcastle United stars.
West Ham United won 3-0 against Karlsruher in a pre-season friendly yesterday.
Manchester United arrived safely in Beijing after their plane got “lost” due to bad weather and had to be diverted to Tianjin as it flew to the Chinese capital on Saturday.