The Trippier succession plan shows Ashworth implementing the Brighton transfer model

The Trippier succession plan shows Ashworth implementing the Brighton transfer model

Newcastle United’s pursuit of Southampton full-back Tino Livramento has raised eyebrows, even though the 20-year-old is one of the most highly-rated young footballers in English football. After all, with Kieran Trippier stepping into the right-back slot and Harrison Ashby only signing in January as his long-term successor, not to mention the fact that Emil Krafth … Read more

Ashworth needs to get ‘more right than wrong’ as Newcastle finalize the Tonali deal

Ashworth needs to get 'more right than wrong' as Newcastle finalize the Tonali deal

You suspect Dan Ashworth would prefer to keep a low profile at this time of year, but Newcastle United’s sporting director was present at the Sports Data Forum earlier this week. Ashworth took part in a virtual conference discussion on football data and made a comment that is more notable in the transfer window. “Show … Read more