Sol Campbell has condemned Newcastle's sacking of manager Chris Hughton and claimed the players will be asking: "What the hell is going on?"
The Magpies terminated Hughton's contract, saying they needed "someone with more experience", and reserve-team coach Peter Beardsley has been put in charge of the team on a temporary basis. United are 11th in the Premier League and have achieved some notable wins under the guidance of Hughton, who had taken the club back into the top flight at the first attempt.
The announcement was met with bafflement by veteran Newcastle defender Campbell, who told ESPN footballnet: "This will hit the players hard. The players admired him and liked him and won't be happy now he's gone like this." H
alan ive just read this and then posted a thread, not stealing ur thunder on it just thought i would post my view. gutted for chris at newcastle, ur right 11th is about where they should have set there sights and they should be happy to have that position to build on. ashley is a mug for sacking chris .