Steve Bruce ‘would love to stay in charge’ of Newcastle following takeover

Newcastle United v Rochdale – FA Cup – Third Round – Replay – St James’ Park
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Steve Bruce is desperate to remain Newcastle’s head coach if the club are sold.

The 59-year-old Geordie has spent recent weeks seeing a series of potential replacements touted for the role should an Amanda Staveley-brokered takeover be completed, having battled for almost a year to persuade the more sceptical sections of the club’s fan base that he is the right man for the job.

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