Fonseca is reportedly close to taking on the job of Newcastle

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Paulo Fonseca is set to become Newcastle United’s new manager after Frank Lampard withdrew from Newcastle’s bid for Amanda Staveley.

Chelsea are keen to offer Fonseca a £6million-a-year contract.

but it has been linked with another executive. Jamie Ruben, who wants Lampard as their new manager,

Graham Jones. Steve Bruce’s assistant has been in charge of the team for two matches as club executives debate.

Who will take over as a new coach. Still, it is believed Lampard, like many managers, is worried about Newclastle chances of survival in the Premier League.

as they are now bottomless and without a win after eight games and will. Faces Crystal Palace, Chelsea and Brighton from now on.

Fonseca impresses the club in job interviews for both short- and long-term visions. Including the style of play he wants to adopt, the

former Roma boss is ready to move from Italy to live at Newcastle and is dedicated to turning the tide of

Fonseca’s club through a win. Champions with Shakhtar Donetsk, as well as having led Pacos de Ferreira to a third-place finish in the Portuguese league and playing in the club’s first Champions League. Such work made Staveley and fans like it.

Throughout his three-year tenure, Shakhtar led the team to a double in Ukraine every year. The 2017-18 season also guided the team to the round of 16 in the Champions League.

During his first year in charge at Roma, his team finished fifth and lost to Sevilla, out of the Europa League of the last 16.