If we cannot get both, what will you choose. By no mean silverware refers to the league title. I really wonder whether this will happen in my short short lifetime. But still, as most of the toon supporter, I live with hopes.
Signing a decent defender was also problematic because of Joey Barton. Silvestre refused a move to Newcastle because Barton had battered one of his mates at Man City!But if the rumours about Shorey, Sol, & Wes Brown are true, then you might be able to get a decent defence together at long last.Onto the creative midfielder situation, I don't know if there is anything in the Carrick rumours, but I seriously doubt that Ferguson would consider selling him.I do think you should get rid of Barton (he could join Bowyer at West Ham). He has been given numerous chances & continues to act like an #$%$