Sport Exclusive: Steve Howey drops Amanda Staveley claim amid latest Newcastle takeover talk
'Even he would have thought' - Ex-Newcastle star delivers verdict on Bruce's future
Newcastle veteran Steve Howey has claimed that Magpies boss Steve Bruce would have believed he was living on borrowed time at Newcastle, following his side’s crushing 3-0 defeat against relegation rivals Brighton. Howey, who featured in over 150 games for Newcastle, believes there was a widespread expectation that the defeat was the death-knell for Bruce’s […]Howey, who featured in over 150 games for Newcastle, believes there was a widespread expectation that the defeat was the death-knell for Bruce’s tenure at the club.
In an exclusive interview with, Steve Howey, who made for Newcastle United, has revealed that Amanda Staveley would have made the Magpies one of the richest clubs in the world.
Mike Ashley thought he had finally got out of Newcastle when hea big from Staveley’s consortium last year before the Premier League stepped in because they couldn’t tell who would be running the club.
The Premier League and Ashley’s lawyers are in ato try and settle their dispute with the Newcastle owner claiming the potential new owners weren’t treated fairly.
"We've been down this road" - Exclusive: Steve Howey reveals "hope" over Newcastle takeover
Steve Howey admits he thought the takeover had finally gone through at Newcastle United last summer.Mike Ashley had finally found a party in PCP Capital Partners who were willing to meet his asking price for the Magpies, and after seeing their proof of funds the deal was passed onto the Premier League for them to complete the Owners and Directors tests.
Speaking on how Newcastle could’ve become a financial powerhouse and how their fans would’ve been in for a ride, Howey told FFC:
“Newcastle could’ve gone from being where they are now to possibly the richest club in the world and that’s what you want, investment.
“Obviously, if Newcastle got somebody like Amanda Staveley and her Consortium, then you know that you would be in for a decent ride.”
James Pallotta, the former Roma owner, spoke to, where he name-dropped Newcastle United which fuelled talk over him preparing a bid.
Mike Ashley haspeople that he is still fully committed to selling the club to Staveley and her consortium which is backed by PIF.
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