The best and worst news we've received in months came to a head today, with the some of the
national tabloids reporting that everyone's friendly cockney Joe Kinnear would take the reigns
until the club was sold (which could be a very long time). However, an official statement from NUFC
this afternoon says the following:
REPORTS in the press this morning that Joe Kinnear is to be appointed as Newcastle United
manager are not true.