What happens when a fan favourite truly starts delivering the goods for the team on the pitch?
Surely not re-naming the city’s transit system in the player’s honour right? Well that’s just what is transpiring at Newcastle United with many fans calling for the transport bosses to rename the region’s Metro in recognition of Alexander Mitrovic‘s contribution to Newcastle.
Mitrovic finally seems to have found his goal-scoring touch scoring consecutive braces last week. The striker’s recent exploits have led fans to sign petitions on Change.org in an attempt to rename the transit system from Metro to ‘Mitro’.
The petition stated Mitrovic epitomised ‘the spirit of the city and deserves recognition for his contributions.