Newcastle news: Next Sunderland boss is inspired by Eddie Howe

In today's Newcastle news - Will Still is the favourite take over as the new Sunderland boss and he admits being inspired by the Newcastle boss Eddie Howe.

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Isn't it satisfying to get praised by your biggest rival's potential new manager? This is what has happened with Will Still who will take over as the new Sunderland boss and Eddie Howe, the current Newcastle boss. Sunderland fired Michael Beale just after 12 matches he was appointed. They have been without a for almost a month. Will Still has emerged as the favourite candidate to be the next Sunderland boss. He is currently the manager of the French Ligue 1 side Stade de Reims. However, in an interview with AS, Still said something that Sunderland fans would not be happy to hear but Newcastle fans would be delighted.

Newcastle news: Will Still inspired by Eddie Howe

Whatever Will Still said during the interview was translated by Sport Witness. He said he finds inspiration in what Eddie Howe is doing at Newcastle. Here is what the potential new Sunderland manager and the current Stade de Reims manager said in that interview;

"I was inspired by everyone. There is no coach better than another. I think there are different ideas throughout the world of football that we can learn from. Ancelotti too, who has done absolutely crazy things. But we also have Eddie Howe, in Newcastle, who does things very well. You have to try to capture as much information as possible to be able to apply it and not stick to just one style."

Will Still

Still's words will bring a smile to the faces of Newcastle fans. However, this Newcastle news will not be taken nicely by the Black Cats who are the arch-rivals of the Magpies. However, the achievements of Eddie Howe within a short time at Newcastle are commendable. But, Newcastle has struggled this season through injuries. Eddie Howe will be looking to end the season on a high.

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