Steve Bruce has been under a lot of pressure following the recent form of New Castle United. The pressure intensified after the takeover of New Castle by the Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the son of Saudi Arabia’s king. Bin Salman, who’s 36 years old and known as MBS. New Castle United became the richest club overnight after this takeover.
60 years old Stephen Roger Bruce an English professional football manager and former player who played as a centre-back. Born in Corbridge, Northumberland, was the coach of the club until the takeover but has since been finding it difficult to pull the team through.
Right after losing a home fixture against Tottenham in the English premier league on the 17th of September 2021, Steve Bruce’s future at the club became questionable as its new owners would want instant results.
New broke on social media stating Steve Bruce has finally retired his position as New Castle United manager and it become official as the gaffer said,
“I am grateful to everyone connected with Newcastle United for the opportunity to manage this unique football club.
“I would like to thank my coaching team, the players and the support staff in particular for all their hard work. There have been highs and lows, but they have given everything even in difficult moments and should be proud of their efforts.
“This is a club with incredible support, and I hope the new owners can take it forward to where we all want it to be. I wish everyone the very best of luck for the rest of this season and beyond.”