Newcastle fans react to Jenkinson speculation

Newcastle may not win the Championship title this term, but promotion appears virtually guaranteed with three games to play.

Given their vast advantage in terms of goal difference over Huddersfield in third place, the Magpies only need one win from their remaining trio of matches and with the amount of transfer speculation swirling around in regards to the North East club, it seems they are planning for top-tier football.

The latest name to be aligned with the Tynesiders is Arsenal’s forgotten defender Carl Jenkinson (the Mirror, 20/04, P57). The former Finland youth international has made only five senior appearances this term and saw a proposed move to Crystal Palace collapse during the winter, so it appears likely he’ll be leaving the Gunners in a few months’ time.

And judging by the reaction on Twitter, Newcastle fans don’t want his next stop to be St James’ Park…

Article title: Newcastle fans react to Jenkinson speculation

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