0-3, 0-4 and 0-4. With these recent scorelines, it is fair to say that Newcastle United’s season has fizzled out with five Premier League fixtures still to play. Alan Pardew’s return to the stadium on matchdays has failed to inspire any sort of turnaround in the Magpies’ fortunes.
With early exits from both domestic cups and any faint European hopes dashed by their recent form, it is safe to say that attention on Tyneside has already turned towards next season and the summer transfer window. Pardew himself has spoken of the need to bring in a number of attacking reinforcements to combat the club’s impotence in front of goal.
A summer of upheaval is expected at Newcastle, with many of the current squad expected to depart. Here is a list of FIVE that will most likely depart St. James’ Park with Pardew’s blessing at the end of the season.