Ex-Newcastle star Jose Enrique: "I'd prioritise Alexander Isak over Callum Wilson if I was manager"

Newcastle stars Alexander Isak and Callum Wilson
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Former Newcastle defender Jose Enrique believes Alexander Isak is a better option at centre-forward if manager Eddie Howe has to choose between him and Callum Wilson next season. 

Newcastle are spoilt for choice up top, with both players excelling in the Premier League last term as the Toon sealed a fourth-placed finish. While each has demonstrated their composure in front of goal, Enrique can only see them both playing under Howe if one of them is fielded out of position. 

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Ed McCambridge
Staff Writer

Ed is a staff writer at FourFourTwo, working across the magazine and website. A German speaker, he’s been working as a football reporter in Berlin since 2015, predominantly covering the Bundesliga and Germany's national team. Favourite FFT features include an exclusive interview with Jude Bellingham following the youngster’s move to Borussia Dortmund in 2020, a history of the Berlin Derby since the fall of the Wall and a celebration of Kevin Keegan’s playing career.