Newcastle United hero Malcolm Macdonald has revealed his annoyance with Mike Ashley's frugal spending.
Speaking to the Daily Star, 'Supermac' - who scored 95 times in his five year spell with the Magpies - is scared that Rafael Benitez may seek other employment if he continues to be let down:
Newcastle United under Mike Ashley's ownership...— Football on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) 1 September 2018
They're the only Premier League club not to break their transfer record since his takeover and have been relegated twice #PLTonight pic.twitter.com/gXqHeEllF3
“They would have been wanting to reward the manager. But Mike Ashley is not bothered in my eyes about the club itself. He’s not bothered about the team or the supporters or anybody.
“And I think it’s gone beyond a meeting between the two to end the stand-off. I think Rafa is just looking at the end of the season and that’s his contract up."
Malcolm Macdonald has warned Newcastle could be relegated and have manager Rafa Benitez leave the club.— The Summons Post (@thesummonspost) 9 September 2018
Worried about his beloved side and their future if Rafa was to exit, Macdonald can't help but fear the worst: “It’s heart-breaking.