Newcastle 2020/21 Season preview
Where next for Newcastle?
Newcastle will look to improve on last season on their 13th place finish last season. Newcastle will look to score more goal this season as they only score 38 goals all season in the Premier League.
What is the biggest challenge facing Bruce?
The challenge facing Newcastle and Steve Bruce will be finding more goals and being competitive throughout the season so that they can challenge for a top-half finish. Newcastle has found a striker that can put the chances away which they lacked last season. They have bought in Callum Wilson to help in that area, and they will hope others will contribute to the attack.
Who will be their key player?
Saint-Maximin is a key player for Newcastle as he has the flair to bring the team forward with his bursting runs forward. Newcastle United just was not the same without Saint-Maximin and his pace. He can keep opposition player occupied which allow his teammates to capitalise.
Reasons for fans to get excited and be nervous?
Newcastle will be excited to strengthen their attack as they were fragile in the forward area last season. Fans will hope that bring in Callum Wilson will help ease the pressure on their attack. New signings will excite the fans, and it will give them the hope that they can have a better season than last season. Newcastle support might feel that Callum Wilson supporting cast is not enough quality to help carry the burden of scoring the goals. Between Andy Carroll and Joelinton and Dwight Gaye, in total, they only score 6 goals in the Premier League.