Jamie Carragher believes that Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez may not be at St James' Park for a long tenure.
There does not appear to be room for both Jonjo Shelvey and Mikel Merino in the Newcastle team, even if they linked up brilliantly on Sunday.
Rafa Benitez could be about to change his stance on his Newcastle future, with Jamaal Lascelles just one of a number of exciting young stars.
Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez could not convince the board to pursue Crystal Palace winger Andros Townsend in the summer.
Why Jamaal Lascelles signing a new contract at Newcastle also suggests some positive news about Rafa Benitez.
If Newcastle had backed Rafa Benitez this summer they could genuinely be competing for Europa League football by 2018/19.
After two wins, Newcastle have little need to change their team - but Rafa Benitez has the option to make a couple of key alterations.
Sam Allardyce has suggested that Rafa Benitez and Newcastle United should be realistic about their ambitions for the season.
Rafa Benitez is not happy with Newcastle's summer transfer business, but is he cut too much slack for his moaning?
Aleksandar Mitrovic has endured a mixed time since arriving at Newcastle United.