Newcastle Captain Jamaal Lascelles Settles Bonus Dispute With Owner Mike Ashley in Phone Call

Published on: 9 months ago

​A report claims that it took a phone call from club captain Jamaal Lascelles for Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley to settle a dispute over player bonuses. The ​Shields Gazzette claims that Lascelles, the hero on the pitch in the weekend win over Swansea, also turned leader off it when he made the call after several squad members had been left unhappy with the bonus scheme on offer from Ashley and the club. A total of £1m in bonuses (to be shared amongst the first team playing squad) had...