Is Ashley Checking Out New Manager?

Last updated : 26 October 2018 By Footy Mad - Editor

According to Le 10 Sport, Newcastle United and Leicester City are interested in securing the services of former AS Monaco manager Leonardo Jardim.

It has been reported that Newcastle are keeping tabs on Jardim should Rafael Benitez part company as the Magpies’ manager.

The Premier League club are claimed to be considering the 44-year-old Portuguese should Benitez leave St. James’ Park.

Jardim has a strong reputation in European football, and has managed big clubs such as Olympiacos, Sporting Lisbon and Monaco.

The Portuguese boss won the league title with Olympiacos in Greece in 2013 and guided Monaco to the League 1 title in 2016-17.