Newcastle told to 'sack' leak man after 'embarrassing' reveal - Agbonlahor
Newcastle United should sack whoever is responsible for the “embarrassing” training ground leaks, according to Gabby Agbonlahor.
Speaking exclusively to Football Insider, the ex-Aston Villa and England attacker delivered his verdict after a bust-up between Dwight Gayle and Graeme Jones.
The Daily Mail reported last week (September 16th) the pair had to be broken up by Jamal Lascelles after a training ground fallout.
Players are also reportedly unhappy with Steve Bruce’s training methods after their poor start to the season.
They continued their winless run with a draw with Leeds United on Friday night and currently occupy the relegation places.
Asked for his assessment of the training ground bust-up, Agbonlahor told Football Insider correspondent Connor Whitley: “That’s normal.
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“I fell out with Gary McAllister badly on the training pitch at Aston Villa when he was with Gerard Houllier and nobody ever found out about it.
“It happens every week on the training ground, especially when you’re not playing. I fell out with Gary McAllister because I wasn’t playing and we had a fallout, you’re not meant to be happy when you’re not playing, you can be sulking.
“I don’t see a problem with Dwight Gayle and Graeme Jones doing that.
“The problem is the leaks at Newcastle, it’s embarrassing. Steve Bruce should try and find out who is leaking it and sack them.
“What happened to privacy?”
Newcastle have drawn twice and lost three of their opening five Premier League games.
They are currently 18th, just one point behind Leeds who are just above the bottom three.