McClaren For Toon If Derby Fail?

Last updated : 27 January 2015 By Footy Mad - Editor

Derby County boss McClaren has connections with the Newcastle hierarchy and is close to chief scout Graham Carr who, along with managing director Lee Charnley, has been tasked with finding the new head coach.

But their search to find Alan Pardew’s successor has been put off until the summer after McClaren declared his intention to remain with promotion-chasing Derby.