If Newcastle United fans want to know how to do a protest, they should look to Italy. This week at the San Siro, Milan supporters stayed away from the match with Genoa in their droves. Fed up with the lack of progress under the regime of the disgraced former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, their patience had reached snapping point, so a mass boycott was organised. Unlike at Newcastle a couple of weeks ago, this was done with military efficiency.
But they did not leave it at that. While tens of thousands swerved the game, a few went in to watch. Those who attended did not stand idly by. InRead More »from Newcastle reaching crisis point in relegation battle thanks to Mike Ashley's atrophy