Alan Pardew says goodbyes to Newcastle’s players and staff

TALKS ... Alan Pardew.
TALKS ... Alan Pardew.

ALAN Pardew’s said his goodbyes to Newcastle United’s players and staff.

Pardew, set to be appointed as Crystal Palace’s new manager, visited the club’s training ground today.

Wearing a cap, the 53-year-old entered via the club’s adjoining Academy complex.

Pardew had given his players no indication of his imminent exit after Sunday’s home game against Everton.

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