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Newcastle Still For Sale – But Price Has Gone Up – Why It’s So Ironic

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Mike Ashley gambled on Newcastle staying up as a Premier League club when he refused to back Rafa Benitez last summer in the transfer market. As it has turned out and largely [...]

Rafa Now Ready To Meet Ashley – Owner Must Meet Manager’s Demands

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Rafa Benitez will hope his meeting with Ashley to discuss what he needs from Newcastle to stay at the club long-term, will be sooner rather than later. Although Rafa wants to concentrate [...]

Rafa Lays It On The Line – I Want To Be In Top Ten And Then Win Trophies

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Rafa Benitez had outlined what success will be like at Newcastle with him as managers. He wants to be in the top ten in the league () we should achieve that this [...]

Rafa press Conference – I Need The Club To Match My Ambitions

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Rafa Benitez was asked about his future at Newcastle now that we have surged to safety with four wins in a row. Rafa needs for Newcastle (as in Mike Ashley the owner) [...]

Do Arsenal need to focus on entertainment or results in manager hunt?

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Paul Merson has claimed that the Arsenal role craves an entertaining manager in charge, pouring water on recent speculation linking Rafael Benitez with the job. The Newcastle boss has been in fine form recently, all-but securing his side's place in the Premier League for next season with a win over our side at the weekend, [.

Newcastle confident of signing 29-yr-old star in summer, fans will be delighted

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Newcastle are confident of signing Martin Dubravka at the end of this season.

The 29-year-old keeper joined the Magpies on loan in January and he has been outstanding for Benitez’s side so far.

As per the reports (via Express), Newcastle have the intention and the option to sign the player this summer and they are confident of sealing the move.

Newcastle Seal Fourth Consecutive Win And Nudge Towards Premier League Safety Thanks To Yet More Arsenal Defensive Incompetence (Photos & Video)

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Newcastle all but secured their Premier League survival by pulling off their fourth win on the bounce over an under-strength and largely uninspiring Arsenal side at St James' Park.

With several senior players left at home and 18-year-old midfielder Joe Willock making his first-team debut, the Gunners did actually nudge themselves in front in the 14th minute when Alexandre Lacazette volleyed home a Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang cross.

Newcastle Fans Flood To Twitter – Rafa Is A Genius – A God

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What a fantastic job Rafa Benitez has done this season at Newcastle with the team winning 2-1 at Leicesterthis afternoon to make it three wins on the trot. This year since the [...]

Player – We Are Now Flying At Newcastle

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DeAndre Yedlin is only one of the players who have shown improvement this season in the Premier League under Rafa Benitez. And the good news with all of this is that we [...]

Rafa Benitez – He’s Clever And A Hard Worker

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Ayoze Perez has his critics at Newcastle, but the lad has improved over the last two years under the tutelage of Rafa Benitez. And before we criticize Ayoze too much let's remember [...]

What Ashley Must Do This Summer To Keep Rafa At Newcastle

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If and when Newcastle are safein the Premier League this season there will be massive relief from the Newcastle fans. We willno doubt be thanking our manager Rafa Benitez again this [...]

Rafa Benitez – This Can Be The Difference At St. James’ Park

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Rafa Benitez was loved and respect at Liverpool FC, and he is still loved and respected by the Scouser fans. With Rafa being at Newcastle United now for two years we can [...]

Newcastle officials watched summer target in action, star will cost a club record fee

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Newcastle are interested in signing the Galatasaray winger Garry Rodrigues and the Magpies could make a move for him in the summer.

As per reports (translated by SportWitness), Rafa Benitez tried to sign him earlier this season but their offer was turned down by the Turkish outfit. Newcastle have now sent a club delegation to watch the player in action.

Rafa Benitez Will Be In BIG Demand By Premier League Clubs This Summer

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Pundit Stan Collymore has said it wouldn't surprise him if Rafa Benitez ends his time at Newcastle and moves to manage another PremierLeague club. He needs to stay in England, so he [...]

Rafa Benitez – This Is What The Newcastle Team Is This Season

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The performance on Sunday has to give Newcastle fans some hope that we can avoid the drop this season. It was a totally unexpected win against a team who are second top [...]

Newcastle have option to sign this star in summer, Benitez must activate the clause

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Newcastle signed Martin Dubravka on loan last month and the 29-year-old has had a debut to remember against Manchester United.

According to reports, the Magpies have an option to sign the player permanently for a nominal fee at the end of this season.

Apparently, the Premier League outfit paid around £1.

Shearer Thinks Ashley Is Driving Rafa Out – And Takeover Will Not Happen

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In his article in the Sun today Newcastle icon Alan Sharer has gone through how Ashley has treated Rafa Benitez this season, and he thinks Rafa will leave the club this summer, [...]

Rafa Confident Newcastle Can Get Players In Before Tomorrow Night

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Rafa Benitez has given his press conference this afternoon for the crucial game at home to Burnley tomorrow night. And Rafa still seems confident Mike Ashley and Lee Charnley can bring in [...]

Newcastle player reveals transfer desire, hints that Benitez is to blame for this situation

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Newcastle striker Aleksandar Mitrovic has revealed that he is prepared to leave the club in order to play regular first-team football.

The Serbian arrived at Newcastle with a big reputation but he has failed to impress so far. Mitrovic has been frozen out of the first team by Rafa Benitez this season and the player is understandably frustrated.

Newcastle seal loan deal for Chelsea’s Kenedy

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Chelsea winger Kenedy will join Newcastle United on loan in the January transfer window, according to the Daily Mail. Magpies boss Rafa Benitez has...

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Benitez set to spend big in January, Newcastle lining up moves for these 3 players

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Newcastle United retain full faith in their manager Rafa Benitez despite the poor start to the season.

According to reports, the Spaniard is set to continue as the manager even after the planned takeover. Mike Ashley is close to selling the club for £300 million.

Amanda Staveley wanted to buy Liverpool when Benitez was in charge and she expects the Spaniard to take Newcastle forward once the sale is complete.

Conte Talks About Management Abilities Of Rafa Benitez – Four Cheslsae Players Out

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Antonio Conte has finished his press conference and he has said that Chelsea will rotate their players for the game against Newcastle tomorrow. They also have four players out injured Luiz, [...]

Newcastle make enquiry for Man Utd’s Luke Shaw

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Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez has made an enquiry for Manchester United left-back Luke Shaw, according to The Sun. The Magpies are reportedly...

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Mourinho Praises Benetiz After The Game – He’s Very Experienced And Very Intelligent

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For the game yesterday against Newcastle it seems that Jose Mourinho went out of his way to be kind and even complimented the Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez. During his press conference for [...]

Rafa Near A Tipping Point – When He Can Buy Players He Wants

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Rafa Benitezwas not given the money he was promised by Mike Ashley in the summer which is one reason his trust of the owner is not what it was when we were [...]

Newcastle To Get Two Strikers In During January – One Permanently – One On Loan

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It's looking more and more like Rafa Benitez wants two strikers brought in during the January transfer window to fix one of the Newcastle problems that have existed ever since Rafa joined [...]

Newcastle Young Star – I’ve Improved By Learning From The Manager

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Isaac Hayden was signed by Rafa Benitez 17 months ago for just £2.5M from Arsenal and hehas been a success for Newcastle since then. But this will be a tough season for [...]

Rafa Identifies New Goalkeeper(s) For Newcastle In January

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The Sun is reporting that Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez is on the lookoutfor a new goalkeeper to be brought in during the January transfer window. Rob Elliot is the man between the [...]

Unchanged Team For Game Against Crystal Palace – Mitrovic On Bench

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Rafa Benitez has just announcedhis team for the important home game againstCrystal Palace this afternoon. We haven't won any of our last three games, and it would be an excellent time to [...]

Benitez Refuses To Get Sidelined By Potential Sale – Even Though Rumors Abound

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Since Rafa Benitez came to the club we have seen how ultra professional he is and he is always keen to get on and do his job which is usually preparing for [...]

It’s Now Or Never For Ashley To Sell Newcastle – With One Problem

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Mike Ashley seems ready to sell Newcastle United, and he wants to do it quickly while Rafa Benitez is at the club and relatively happy. Rafa has done very well again this [...]

Mike Ashley finally makes the right choice, Newcastle fans will be delighted with this

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Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley has finally decided to put the club up for sale.

Last year, the club owner admitted that buying Newcastle was a mistake. He has endured a fractious relationship with the fans ever since he took over a decade ago.

Newcastle have had to deal with relegation twice during Ashley’s tenure and the Magpies are in desperate need of a new direction and investment.

Newcastle Finally Getting The Plaudits – It’s The Rafa Benitez Show

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One of the things we admire about Rafa Benitez as a man is how he stayed with us and agreed to manage in theEnglish second division. We've said before and we' ll [...]

Joselu Explains Perfectly What Newcastle Have To Do This Season

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We will have a Rafa Benitez press conference early this afternoon, and it looks like we are in good shape as far as injuries go. Jonjo Shelvey, Christian Atsu, and Matt Ritchie [...]

Newcastle’s New Signing On Why Rafa Benitez Is The Perfect Manager

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It's not a secret that our new signing Joselu was a big admirer of Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez before he joined the club. And it'sclear that Rafa is trying to improvethe former [...]

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Pundit Talks About The Sorry Decline Of Newcastle United

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Steven Gerrard was one of the best club players we have ever seen during the 15 seasons he played for Liverpool and he became their captain and with Rafa Benitez in charge, [...]

Rafa Reveals How His Players Are Slowly Learning And Improving With Experience

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Rafa Benitez is trying to improve each of his players and therefore the Newcastle team but recently we have been making far too many mistakes. But Rafa is a patient man [...]

10 amazing stats from Man Utd 4-1 Newcastle

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3 This was Rafa Benitez's heaviest Premier League defeat since we stuffed his Liverpool side 3-0 in March 2008. 5 No player has scored more goals in home Premier League matches than Romelu Lukaku this season. 5 ... Continue Reading →

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Valencia threaten more trouble for Zidane’s Madrid

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Madrid (AFP) – A Real Madrid slip-up in Valencia led to Zinedine Zidane being appointed coach, but another setback for the reigning Spanish and European champions at Mestalla this weekend would leave the Frenchman hanging onto his job.

Zidane’s promotion to the role of coach dates back to January 2016, a day after Real had twice squandered the lead in a 2-2 draw at Valencia, costing Rafa Benitez his job.

Freddie Woodman Makes Debut Against Luton Town In Very Strong Side

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Manager Rafa Benitez has just announced his team for the home tie against Luton Town at St. James' Park this afternoon. Luton currently have 54 points from their 26 games and are [...]