Newcastle United want Jorge Jesus to succeed Steve Bruce as their next manager: report

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Newcastle United are taking a look at the possibility of changing Steve Bruce with Jorge Jesus as their next head coach, a report fromGoal com claims.

The Magpies are currently on the edge of a takeover from the consortium led by PCP Capital Partners, having actually currently settled on an offer worth ₤300 m with existing club owner Mike Ashley.

A variety of prominent names consisting of Mauricio Pochettino and Rafael Benitez have actually been linked with the supervisory role howeverGoal com declares that Jesus has actually now emerged as a target.

The Portuguese just took control of as the Flamengo manager in June in 2015 and he assisted them win the Brasileirão and Copa Libertadores titles in the space of 6 months.

The 65- year-old had the possibility of assisting the club to a historical treble however that was not indicated to want Liverpool beat them 1-0 in the FIFA Club World Cup final in December.

Still, he has actually even more boosted his reputation with Flamengo and it appears that the Magpies might a fresh technique for his signature when his contract ends at the end of June.

The Tyneside outfit had actually tried to select Jesus last summer after the departure of Benitez however the Portuguese apparently denied the offer to sign up with Flamengo.

He especially defined that money was not a factor behind the move to Brazil and it stays to be seen whether the Magpies’ potential new owners can entice him to the Premier League.

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