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'He's the man for us': Some Newcastle fans react to links with 46-year-old manager

Some Newcastle United fans have welcomed speculation linking the Magpies with Graham Potter.

According to The Sun, Newcastle have the Brighton manager on their radar as a potential replacement for Steve Bruce.

The Magpies have under new ownership, with a Saudi-led consortium taking over from Mike Ashley.

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The Daily Mail claims Newcastle’s new owners have opted to sanction the £8million payoff clause in Bruce’s contract.

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As a result, a number of managers have been linked with the manager’s job at St James’ Park.

Potter wouldn’t be a bad shout for Newcastle, as he ticks quite a few boxes.

The 46-year-old has Premier League and European experience, and gets teams punching above their weight whilst playing attractive football.

In addition, he’s currently at a modest Premier League club, so he’d be a somewhat realistic target as opposed to someone like Antonio Conte, who reportedly wants to join a club already challenging for titles and Europe.

Some Newcastle fans think he’d be a great – and realistic – appointment:

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