Steve McClaren says Newcastle need to ignore the critics and produce results after being lambasted for their trip to Spain. The Toon have been criticised for using last week’s break in the fixtures to go to La Manga for a training camp, with the trip being perceived as a reward for an underperforming squad in
“It feels like we are moving in the right direction under him”
He told World Soccer magazine: “Klopp created a highly successful side at Dortmund and it is great for Liverpool to have him. “In training, we are working hard and enjoying his methods, which are helping to make
Alan Pardew felt his players benefited massively from a training camp in Spain after knocking Tottenham out of the FA Cup. A close-range strike from the recalled Martin Kelly on the stroke of half-time secured their progress to the cup’s quarter-finals where they will face one of Pardew’s former clubs, Championship side Reading.