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Liverpool Echo
The free transfers Liverpool should target this summeris now 33 years old, his seven seasons of experience second time around at Real
The free transfers Liverpool should target this summer
Liverpool Echo / Posted 15 hours ago
is now 33 years old, his seven seasons of experience second time around at Real Madrid cannot be discounted. Snapped up by Rafael Benitez in 2007, Arbeloa was a solid performer during his first spell in the Premier League and if his game time is... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Koeman Targets Newcastle Keeperhim? 28-year-old Krul is under contract at St James' Park for another year, mu
Koeman Targets Newcastle Keeper
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 18 hours ago
him? 28-year-old Krul is under contract at St James' Park for another year, much could depend on former Liverpool boss Rafael Benitez being able to convince the Dutch international to extend his stay with Newcastle as if he isn't going to do... Read more
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sportsmole
Watford join Townsend racefee. It is believed that Townsend had a £10.5m release clause written in his c
Watford join Townsend race
sportsmole / Posted yesterday
fee. It is believed that Townsend had a £10.5m release clause written in his contract, and has reportedly informed manager Rafael Benitez that he wants to exercise it following Newcastle's relegation to the Championship. According to The Mirror,... Read more
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HITC Sport
Karl Darrow explains why the championship will be so tough for Newcastlein the Championship “Clubs will come to St James’ Park and see it as their cup
Karl Darrow explains why the championship will be so tough for Newcastle
HITC Sport / Posted yesterday
in the Championship “Clubs will come to St James’ Park and see it as their cup final. We need be aware of that." Can Rafael Benitez take Newcastle back to the Premier League at the first time of asking? Newcastle's disastrous 2015/16... Read more
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soccernews
Navas ´recovering nicely´ from heel injuryone for Navas, who confirmed his status as Real Madrid’s number one goalkeeper
Navas ´recovering nicely´ from heel injury
soccernews / Posted yesterday
one for Navas, who confirmed his status as Real Madrid’s number one goalkeeper despite Zinedine Zidane replacing Rafael Benitez as the club’s coach, after Iker Casillas left to join Porto at the start of the 2015-16 campaign. “Keep well,... Read more
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Soccer Way
Navas ´recovering nicely´ from heel injury one for Navas, who confirmed his status as Real Madrid's number one goalkeeper
Navas ´recovering nicely´ from heel injury
Soccer Way / Posted yesterday
one for Navas, who confirmed his status as Real Madrid's number one goalkeeper despite Zinedine Zidane replacing Rafael Benitez as the club's coach, after Iker Casillas left to join Porto at the start of the 2015-16 campaign. "Keep well,... Read more
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soccernews
Zidane the man to take Madrid forward, says Baptistascored the winning penalty as Madrid defeated Atletico Madrid on penalties in M
Zidane the man to take Madrid forward, says Baptista
soccernews / Posted yesterday
scored the winning penalty as Madrid defeated Atletico Madrid on penalties in Milan, after Zidane replaced the cautious Rafael Benitez in January. Given the notoriously trigger-happy hierarchy in Madrid, nothing is ever certain at the Santiago... Read more
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Soccer Way
Zidane the man to take Madrid forward, says Baptista scored the winning penalty as Madrid defeated Atletico Madrid on penalties in M
Zidane the man to take Madrid forward, says Baptista
Soccer Way / Posted yesterday
scored the winning penalty as Madrid defeated Atletico Madrid on penalties in Milan, after Zidane replaced the cautious Rafael Benitez in January. Given the notoriously trigger-happy hierarchy in Madrid, nothing is ever certain at the Santiago... Read more
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HITC Sport
Newcastle defender sheds light on his fight for a new dealTaylor may present an opportunity for the Slovakian to stake a claim for first-
Newcastle defender sheds light on his fight for a new deal
HITC Sport / Posted 2 days ago
Taylor may present an opportunity for the Slovakian to stake a claim for first-team involvement in the coming months, with Rafael Benitez preparing his squad for an assault on the Championship. Newcastle’s interests could best be served by... Read more
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HITC Sport
Are these the three players that Benitez has hinted Newcastle are close to signing? With Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez confirming that his side are close to
Are these the three players that Benitez has hinted Newcastle are close to signing?
HITC Sport / Posted 2 days ago
With Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez confirming that his side are close to making three new additions to BBC Radio Newcastle, we take a look at the trio of players he could be talking about. Ross McCormack (Fulham) The Scottish international... Read more
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give me sport
Real Madrid to make announcement over Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale after Euro 2016enjoying life under Zidane Bale was understood to have been left disappointed
Real Madrid to make announcement over Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale after Euro 2016
give me sport / Posted 2 days ago
enjoying life under Zidane Bale was understood to have been left disappointed by Real Madrid’s decision to sack Rafael Benitez in January, but he has since flourished under Zidane’s management. "The first season [under Carlo Ancelotti]... Read more
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Vavel
Newcastle signings close, who could they be?Benitez's first under his tenure. What does Benitez has up his sleeve? (Photo:
Newcastle signings close, who could they be?
Vavel / Posted 2 days ago
Benitez's first under his tenure. What does Benitez has up his sleeve? (Photo: mirror.co.uk) Newcastle Unitedmanager Rafael Benitez has looked to have made significant progress in an in attempt to bolster his United squad for the 2016/2017... Read more
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birminghammail
What do our bloggers expect of Blues next season?just for the Bromsgrove Mourinho connection and Newcastle away purely because o
What do our bloggers expect of Blues next season?
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
just for the Bromsgrove Mourinho connection and Newcastle away purely because of the stadium.Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez ARUN VERMA Is it too clichéd to say the derby? I guess so. Instead, I’m going to pick another game, or... Read more
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iol.co.za
Klinsmann should succeed Hodgsonduring a tough six months a Valencia that management is not without its pitfall
Klinsmann should succeed Hodgson
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
during a tough six months a Valencia that management is not without its pitfalls and difficulties. The list goes on - Rafael Benitez and Jose Mourinho, both highly-successful coaches in England and Europe, are committed to Newcastle and... Read more
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Herald.ie
Benitez to begin with Fulham trip 23 June 2016 02:30 AM Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English
Benitez to begin with Fulham trip
Herald.ie / Posted 3 days ago
23 June 2016 02:30 AM Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a new-season curtain-raiser at Fulham. The Magpies, relegated from the Premier League, head to west London on... Read more
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express
The worst football tattoos evertattoos, with efforts coming from players and fans alike Worst football tattoo
The worst football tattoos ever
express / Posted 3 days ago
tattoos, with efforts coming from players and fans alike Worst football tattoos - Steven Gerrard, Jamie Carragher and Rafael Benitez wear capes while a Liver Bird looms menacingly in this homage to the film 300 Twitter reacts to England... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Ronaldo brace salvages point for Portugalyears ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation f
Ronaldo brace salvages point for Portugal
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Harrow Times
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham tripRafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a n
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham trip
Harrow Times / Posted 3 days ago
Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a new-season curtain-raiser at Fulham. The Magpies, relegated from the Premier League, head to west London on Friday August 5 on the eve of the new EFL campaign. Aston... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham tripRafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a n
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham trip
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 3 days ago
Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a new-season curtain-raiser at Fulham. The Magpies, relegated from the Premier League, head to west London on Friday August 5 on the eve of the new EFL campaign. Aston... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Manchester United increase offer for Bundesliga staryears ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation f
Manchester United increase offer for Bundesliga star
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Chelsea midfielder Charly Musonda to spend season on loan at Real Betisyears ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation f
Chelsea midfielder Charly Musonda to spend season on loan at Real Betis
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham tripRafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a n
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham trip
Kingston Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a new-season curtain-raiser at Fulham. The Magpies, relegated from the Premier League, head to west London on Friday August 5 on the eve of the new EFL campaign. Aston... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham tripRafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a n
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham trip
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a new-season curtain-raiser at Fulham. The Magpies, relegated from the Premier League, head to west London on Friday August 5 on the eve of the new EFL campaign. Aston... Read more
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Gazette
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham tripRafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a n
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham trip
Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a new-season curtain-raiser at Fulham. The Magpies, relegated from the Premier League, head to west London on Friday August 5 on the eve of the new EFL campaign. Aston... Read more
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give me sport
Carlo Ancelotti has revealed the surprise reason why Real Madrid signed Martin Odegaarda bad move for Odegaard? Odegaard, who turns 18 in December, hasn’t made a fir
Carlo Ancelotti has revealed the surprise reason why Real Madrid signed Martin Odegaard
give me sport / Posted 3 days ago
a bad move for Odegaard? Odegaard, who turns 18 in December, hasn’t made a first-team appearance for Real Madrid since. Rafael Benitez didn’t feel the Norwegian playmaker, who has been capped nine times by his country, was ready for first-team... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Maxwell extends Paris St Germain stayyears ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation f
Maxwell extends Paris St Germain stay
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
O'Neill blown away by McGovern's Germany heroicsyears ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation f
O'Neill blown away by McGovern's Germany heroics
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Aston Villa face EFL Cup first round trip to Lutonyears ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation f
Aston Villa face EFL Cup first round trip to Luton
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
New deals for West Ham coachesyears ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation f
New deals for West Ham coaches
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Saints midfielder Victor Wanyama claims he has passed Tottenham medicalyears ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation f
Saints midfielder Victor Wanyama claims he has passed Tottenham medical
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Mis-firing Ronaldo makes point as pressure builds on Portugalyears ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation f
Mis-firing Ronaldo makes point as pressure builds on Portugal
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Pique slams 'stupid' controversyyears ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation f
Pique slams 'stupid' controversy
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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HITC Sport
Report: Newcastle willing to listen to offers for 30-year-old... he wants a new challengerealise that this summer could be their last chance to cash in on Tiote, and th
Report: Newcastle willing to listen to offers for 30-year-old... he wants a new challenge
HITC Sport / Posted 3 days ago
realise that this summer could be their last chance to cash in on Tiote, and they are willing to sell the 30-year-old. Rafael Benitez has been told that he does not have to sell players to raise funds, but Tiote is one of the players Newcastle... Read more
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guardian-series
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham tripRafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a n
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham trip
guardian-series / Posted 3 days ago
Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a new-season curtain-raiser at Fulham. The Magpies, relegated from the Premier League, head to west London on Friday August 5 on the eve of the new EFL campaign. Aston... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Kyle Lafferty backs Northern Ireland to hold their own in knockout stagesyears ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation f
Kyle Lafferty backs Northern Ireland to hold their own in knockout stages
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Italy v Spain - a heavyweight clashyears ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation f
Italy v Spain - a heavyweight clash
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
City close to Nolito signing, blow for United with target set to sign new dealyears ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation f
City close to Nolito signing, blow for United with target set to sign new deal
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Jordan Henderson ready to make his mark on Euro 2016years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation f
Jordan Henderson ready to make his mark on Euro 2016
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
years ago. 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham tripDivision 1 Scottish Division 2 22 June 2016 08:23 Rafael Benitez and Newca
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham trip
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
Division 1 Scottish Division 2 22 June 2016 08:23 Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a new-season curtain-raiser at Fulham. The... Read more
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Football.co.uk
5 key points about Newcastle's first season back in the Championshipfirst season back in the Championship 22 June 2016 08:23 Relegation from the
5 key points about Newcastle's first season back in the Championship
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
first season back in the Championship 22 June 2016 08:23 Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. United's 52,000 capacity St James' Park will be comfortably the... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Eric Dier would relish England meeting with adopted home Portugallinks 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from t
Eric Dier would relish England meeting with adopted home Portugal
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
links 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Nathaniel Clyne hopes to keep right-back spot after impressing against Slovakialinks 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from t
Nathaniel Clyne hopes to keep right-back spot after impressing against Slovakia
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
links 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Burak Yilmaz happy as Turkey answer critics with victorylinks 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from t
Burak Yilmaz happy as Turkey answer critics with victory
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
links 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Seamus Coleman keeps believing as Republic of Ireland target victory over Italylinks 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from t
Seamus Coleman keeps believing as Republic of Ireland target victory over Italy
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
links 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Vicente del Bosque planning for Italy clash after Spain lose against Croatialinks 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from t
Vicente del Bosque planning for Italy clash after Spain lose against Croatia
Football.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
links 5 key points about Newcastle's first season back i... Relegation from the Premier League means Newcastle and Rafael Benitez will play in the Championship next season. England in the group stage - The highs and lows... Roy Hodgson... Read more
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give me sport
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham trip | GiveMeSport Football News Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the E
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham trip
give me sport / Posted 3 days ago
| GiveMeSport Football News Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a new-season curtain-raiser at Fulham. The Magpies, relegated from the Premier... Read more
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Sporting Life
Newcastle start at Fulham Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the Sky Bet English Football Leagu
Newcastle start at Fulham
Sporting Life / Posted 3 days ago
Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the Sky Bet English Football League with a new-season curtain-raiser at Fulham. Play Fantasy Six-a-Side!The Magpies, relegated from the Premier League, head to west London on... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham triptrip | Irish Examiner Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 09:17 am Rafael Benitez an
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham trip
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
trip | Irish Examiner Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 09:17 am Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a new-season curtain-raiser at Fulham. The... Read more
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Football365
Fulham, Huddersfield, Reading: Welcome RafaShare this Page Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Footbal
Fulham, Huddersfield, Reading: Welcome Rafa
Football365 / Posted 3 days ago
Share this Page Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a new-season curtain-raiser at Fulham. The Magpies, relegated from the Premier League, head to west London on Friday August 5 on the eve of the new EFL... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham tripRafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a n
Newcastle start life in the Championship with Fulham trip
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
Rafael Benitez and Newcastle begin life in the English Football League with a new-season curtain-raiser at Fulham. The Magpies, relegated from the Premier League, head to west London on Friday August 5 on the eve of the new EFL campaign. Aston... Read more
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