“When the club had ambition” – A lot of Newcastle fans are reminiscing about the day they signed Alan Shearer for a world-record fee of £15m.
The post from Newcastle’s Twitter account, however, has just made a lot of fans realise how much has changed at their football club in that time.
A lot of Newcastle fans have used this post about Shearer to vent their anger about the current situation.
See the best of the reaction below.
— Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) July 30, 2019
This is the polar opposite of today’s @NUFC you should be ashamed to tweet this
— Aaron Wood (@aaron_wood91) July 30, 2019
Ahhh when the club had a manager and chairman/owner with ambition! Not like now!
— BEASTNUFC84 (@MarkDNUFC84) July 30, 2019
Back in the day when the club had passion, ambition and desire. Now a club happy to survive and make its owner money and free advertising. #AshleyOut
— Chris Whild (@whild13) July 30, 2019
This is when ambition existed at the club, now its run by liars and parasites
— Anonymous (@anonymousChap9) July 30, 2019
Those were the days…..#AshleyOut
— Ian burdon (@Ianb311979) July 30, 2019
No ambition since Mike Ashley owned club. Disgrace how he runs club an treats fans. #AshleyOut
— Kyle Gallacher (@KyleGallacher5) July 30, 2019