Back to back defeats for Newcastle as they suffered a 3-0 against Arsenal last night.
After suffering a humiliating defeat against Sheffield United,Newcastle
were defeated againstArsenal
as well. Arsenal’s youngsters took advantage of Newcastle’s clueless performance as the fans are angrier at
Bruce criticized his players after their performance against the Blades and made a couple of changes in his squad but it didn’t work out. However, the experienced manager is confident that he can turn things around.
Asked if he felt he was still the right man for the job, Bruce replied:
“I have been in football a long, long time and I’ve managed to do it before.
“If you are in the bottom half you are going to have a difficult spell and it is how you cope with it, I’m never going to shy away from it so yes, 100 per cent.
“I think half the league is in a relegation battle. There are only a few points between a few teams, we have been stuck on 19 for a while now.
“But we always knew this was the most difficult part of the season for us in terms of fixtures and the problems we have got. We have got to keep plugging away at it and I’m sure it’ll turn.”