Sources close to Newcastle have revealed that Kevin Keegan is currently having crisis talks with the board and is close to leaving the Northern club due to a lack of control, especially over transfers.
Reportedly Keegan, 56, had an argument over the future of midfielder, Joey Barton, and this was the tipping point for him. According to sources close to the club Keegan’s relationship with the board has been steadily deteriorating during the past months.
Keegan has become something of a cult hero on Tyneside; after his dramatic return in January he was branded as “The Messiah”.
Some sources have claimed that Keegan has already left the club.
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