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
All West Ham's latest news rounded up right here, including transfer updates and latest club news.
A select round-up of the latest Southampton transfer news.
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Leeds United defender skirted around his first team absence.
Fixing an area that was a sore spot in the fourth quarter.
Tottenham Hotspur won against Southampton in the Premier League on Sunday.
And he was a former top firm CEO.
Leeds did not plan to offer Souleymane Doukara a new contract but surely he has now forced their hand.
The 18-year-old Australian is reportedly on Celtic's radar after exploding onto the scene Down Under.
The Italian remains a divisive character, but has got this season right.
West Bromwich Albion won against Arsenal in the Premier League on Saturday.
The England international is out of favour with Jose Mourinho at Manchester United but could Newcastle entice him to Tyneside?
Ian Wright talks up Tottenham's win.
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.