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Newcastle United news: Carver weighs into debate, Janmaat’s vow and McClaren’s big ‘mistake’

John Carver
John Carver

John Carver has had his say on Newcastle United’s summer recruitment.

The club spent more than £50million in the last transfer window – yet it is rooted to the bottom fo the Premier League.

Daryl Janmaat

Daryl Janmaat

Carver, the United’s head coach for the second half of last season, has claimed that Steve McClaren, his successor, {had no input into the club’s transfer business|had no input into the club’s transfer business| http://www.shieldsgazette.com/sport/newcastle-united/latest-nufc-news/steve-mcclaren-had-no-say-in-newcastle-s-summer-recruitment-claims-john-carver-1-7500763}.

McClaren, meanwhile, is hopeful that defender Daryl Janmaat will be fit for the October 18 game against Norwich City.

Janmaat was forced to withdraw from the Holland squad because of a knee problem, but Newcastle say it was a “precautionary” measure.

And the defender {has had his say on the significance of the match|has had his say on the importance of the match|http://www.shieldsgazette.com/sport/newcastle-united/latest-nufc-news/injury-hit-daryl-janmaat-s-vow-for-norwich-city-clash-1-7500127}.

Finally, our columnist @GallowgateShots shots has written about |McClaren’s biggest “mistake” at Manchester City at the weekend|McClaren’s biggest “mistake” at Manchester City at the weekend| http://www.shieldsgazette.com/sport/newcastle-united/latest-nufc-news/yoan-gouffran-brought-back-painful-memories-when-newcastle-team-sheet-was-revealed-1-7500090}.