Newcastle United manager Steve Bruce has two major issues to deal with according to club legend Rob Lee.
Steve Bruce became the Newcastle United manager in the summer following the exit of Rafael Benitez and he has struggled to convince the Geordie faithfuls that he’s the right man for the job.
Rafael Benitez left the club after owner Mike Ashley failed to give him assurances over player transfers.
The Spanish tactician left Newcastle United immediately after his contract with the Premier League outfit ended.
Rob Lee spoke about the two major challenges facing Steve Bruce ahead of the daunting trip to Anfield to face leaders Liverpool in a week five Premier League clash.
He made this known in a chat with GentingBet.
The first major issue for Steve Bruce to contend with is the big task of replacing Rafael Benitez as the Newcastle United manager.
Rafael Benitez had a very good relationship with the fans and boyhood Newcastle United supporter has not been helped by his past affliation with Northeast rivals Sunderland whom he has managed in the Premier League.
The second and final issue is the lack of direction from club owner Mike Ashley who his consistently being criticised by fans.