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HITC Sport
Collymore responds when asked whether Newcastle will win promotion this seasonthe Championship title, as they did in 2009/10. Newcastle are so heavily fanci
Collymore responds when asked whether Newcastle will win promotion this season
HITC Sport / Posted 17 minutes ago
the Championship title, as they did in 2009/10. Newcastle are so heavily fancied as they have been able to keep hold of Rafael Benitez and most of their squad, despite relegation. The Magpies have deemed it unnecessary to sell their key... Read more
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soccernews
´Loved´ Varane targets long Madrid stayfor the foreseeable future. The France defender lost his place in the starting
´Loved´ Varane targets long Madrid stay
soccernews / Posted 2 hours ago
for the foreseeable future. The France defender lost his place in the starting XI following the departure of head coach Rafael Benitez in January, with Zinedine Zidane preferring to partner Pepe alongside Sergio Ramos. A lack of playing time... Read more
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Soccer Way
´Loved´ Varane targets long Madrid stay for the foreseeable future. The France defender lost his place in the starting
´Loved´ Varane targets long Madrid stay
Soccer Way / Posted 2 hours ago
for the foreseeable future. The France defender lost his place in the starting XI following the departure of head coach Rafael Benitez in January, with Zinedine Zidane preferring to partner Pepe alongside Sergio Ramos. A lack of playing time... Read more
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Goal.com
Varane: I feel loved at Real Madrid and want to stay for a long timefor the foreseeable future. The France defender lost his place in the starting
Varane: I feel loved at Real Madrid and want to stay for a long time
Goal.com / Posted 2 hours ago
for the foreseeable future. The France defender lost his place in the starting XI following the departure of head coach Rafael Benitez in January, with Zinedine Zidane preferring to partner Pepe alongside Sergio Ramos. A lack of playing time... Read more
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HITC Sport
Newcastle stars react on Twitter after pre-season win over Lokeren, including Gayle and Perezthis coming season, having managed to keep most of their squad together from th
Newcastle stars react on Twitter after pre-season win over Lokeren, including Gayle and Perez
HITC Sport / Posted 5 hours ago
this coming season, having managed to keep most of their squad together from the Premier League. Factor in that manager Rafael Benitez has not only stayed, but has also added to his squad, and Newcastle look to be dangerous - and they proved... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Football Echoes: Liverpool FC boss Benitez issues 'hands off' warning for AlonsoA decade ago Rafael Benitez issued a hands off warning to Real Madrid over spec
Football Echoes: Liverpool FC boss Benitez issues 'hands off' warning for Alonso
Liverpool Echo / Posted 11 hours ago
A decade ago Rafael Benitez issued a hands off warning to Real Madrid over speculation the Spanish giants were set to move for Xabi Alonso. New boss Fabio Capello was believed to have identified Alonso as the player he wanted to build his side... Read more
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Soccer Lens
Manchester United target confirms €85m bid, ends speculation about his futurein his debut season for Los Blancos but the 2015/16 campaign didn’t particularl
Manchester United target confirms €85m bid, ends speculation about his future
Soccer Lens / Posted yesterday
in his debut season for Los Blancos but the 2015/16 campaign didn’t particularly go well for him. He fell out with Rafael Benitez while struggled to tie down a starting berth under Zinedine Zidane. He has been linked with a move away from... Read more
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Soccer Lens
From Spain: Real Madrid preparing bid for Man Utd target, French midfielder wanted by Perezlure him to Bernabeu. Perez would be willing to negotiate with a lower offer bu
From Spain: Real Madrid preparing bid for Man Utd target, French midfielder wanted by Perez
Soccer Lens / Posted yesterday
lure him to Bernabeu. Perez would be willing to negotiate with a lower offer but understands it won’t be easy to persuade Rafael Benitez to sell his midfielder on cheap. The French midfielder has been the linked with a move to top Premier League... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Georginio Wijnaldum: Where will he play for Liverpool and what he will bring to Jurgen Klopp's side‘Georginio Wijnaldum is so good he can play anywhere.’ When Rafael Benitez sur
Georginio Wijnaldum: Where will he play for Liverpool and what he will bring to Jurgen Klopp's side
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
‘Georginio Wijnaldum is so good he can play anywhere.’ When Rafael Benitez surveyed his squad upon his arrival at Newcastle back in March he quickly identified a problem with one of his main stars. Dutchman Georginio Wijnaldum, signed from PSV... Read more
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iafrica.com
Liverpool snap up Dutch ace Wijnaldumto the group with his passion so I look forward to working with him." Newcastl
Liverpool snap up Dutch ace Wijnaldum
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
to the group with his passion so I look forward to working with him." Newcastle, who are hoping former Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez guides them straight back to the Premier League, wished the 30-times capped Wijnaldum well in his new... Read more
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caughtoffside
Arsenal transfer news: Real Madrid have clever way to land expensive midfielderhave prompted Newcastle to slap a huge £35m price tag on the inconsistent star
Arsenal transfer news: Real Madrid have clever way to land expensive midfielder
caughtoffside / Posted yesterday
have prompted Newcastle to slap a huge £35m price tag on the inconsistent star – fee according to The Sun. United boss Rafael Benitez managed at Real last season and might be able to pluck an unknown talent who could aid Newcastle’s promotion... Read more
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Soccer Lens
From Spain: Real Madrid preparing bid for Man Utd target, French midfielder wanted by Perezlure him to Bernabeu. Perez would be willing to negotiate with a lower offer bu
From Spain: Real Madrid preparing bid for Man Utd target, French midfielder wanted by Perez
Soccer Lens / Posted yesterday
lure him to Bernabeu. Perez would be willing to negotiate with a lower offer but understands it won’t be easy to persuade Rafael Benitez to sell his midfielder on cheap. The French midfielder has been the linked with a move to top Premier League... Read more
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International Business Times
Arsenal: Arsene Wenger explains why he allowed Isaac Hayden to join Newcastle United Hull were looking at the option of buying him on a permanent transfer. However,
Arsenal: Arsene Wenger explains why he allowed Isaac Hayden to join Newcastle United
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Hull were looking at the option of buying him on a permanent transfer. However, he snubbed advances from the Tigers to join Rafael Benitez at St James' Park. "He's very intelligent and very good physically as well, he has good strength. I remember... Read more
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International Business Times
Liverpool complete Georginio Wijnaldum signing from Newcastle United at the end of the season. He played every game in the league and ended the seas
Liverpool complete Georginio Wijnaldum signing from Newcastle United
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
at the end of the season. He played every game in the league and ended the season as the top scorer with 11 goals. Rafael Benitez was keen to hold on to the midfielder as he looks to bring the St James' Park outfit back to the top-flight at... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Memorable moments from new England manager 'Big Sam' Allardycethat did that. They used that as an excuse for the times when we beat them: Wen
Memorable moments from new England manager 'Big Sam' Allardyce
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
that did that. They used that as an excuse for the times when we beat them: Wenger, (David) O'Leary, (Graeme) Souness, (Rafael) Benitez. It's not founded in fact. You work with what you've got and get the best out of it." Allardyce to the Daily... Read more
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Soccer Lens
Manchester United target confirms €85m bid, ends speculation about his futurein his debut season for Los Blancos but the 2015/16 campaign didn’t particularl
Manchester United target confirms €85m bid, ends speculation about his future
Soccer Lens / Posted yesterday
in his debut season for Los Blancos but the 2015/16 campaign didn’t particularly go well for him. He fell out with Rafael Benitez while struggled to tie down a starting berth under Zinedine Zidane. He has been linked with a move away from... Read more
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The World Game
Liverpool sign Netherlands international Wijnaldum2015, ending in relegation after Newcastle failed to maintain their top-flight
Liverpool sign Netherlands international Wijnaldum
The World Game / Posted yesterday
2015, ending in relegation after Newcastle failed to maintain their top-flight status under Steve McClaren and, latterly, Rafael Benitez. "I'm really excited because Liverpool is a big club with a great history and it's always a dream to play for... Read more
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iol.co.za
Wijnaldum joins Liverpool from relegated Newcastleto the group with his passion so I look forward to working with him.” Newcastl
Wijnaldum joins Liverpool from relegated Newcastle
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
to the group with his passion so I look forward to working with him.” Newcastle, who are hoping former Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez guides them straight back to the Premier League, wished the 30-times capped Wijnaldum well in his new... Read more
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soccernews
Liverpool sign Netherlands international Wijnaldum2015, ending in relegation after Newcastle failed to maintain their top-flight
Liverpool sign Netherlands international Wijnaldum
soccernews / Posted 2 days ago
2015, ending in relegation after Newcastle failed to maintain their top-flight status under Steve McClaren and, latterly, Rafael Benitez. “I’m really excited because Liverpool is a big club with a great history and it’s always a dream to play for... Read more
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Super Sport
Liverpool snap up Wijnaldum from Magpiesto the group with his passion so I look forward to working with him." Newcastl
Liverpool snap up Wijnaldum from Magpies
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
to the group with his passion so I look forward to working with him." Newcastle, who are hoping former Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez guides them straight back to the Premier League, wished the 30-times capped Wijnaldum well in his new... Read more
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HITC Sport
The player Newcastle should replace Wijnaldum with is at Spurs... and available for £8mthe eye. At Newcastle he would have more freedom on the pitch - given the shee
The player Newcastle should replace Wijnaldum with is at Spurs... and available for £8m
HITC Sport / Posted 2 days ago
the eye. At Newcastle he would have more freedom on the pitch - given the sheer amount of attacking talents available to Rafael Benitez - and he would surely thrive with such space. Newcastle have already assembled an impressive squad as they... Read more
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International Business Times
Chelsea confirm Antonio Conte backroom team featuring Angelo Alessio and Carlo Cudicini arriving at Stamford Bridge in 2011, has served under five different managers i
Chelsea confirm Antonio Conte backroom team featuring Angelo Alessio and Carlo Cudicini
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
arriving at Stamford Bridge in 2011, has served under five different managers in Andre Villas-Boas, Roberto di Matteo, Rafael Benitez, Jose Mourinho and Hiddink. Alongside Eddie Newton, he took caretaker charge of the first team during their... Read more
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Soccer Way
BREAKING NEWS: Liverpool sign Netherlands international Wijnaldum 2015, ending in relegation after Newcastle failed to maintain their top-flight
BREAKING NEWS: Liverpool sign Netherlands international Wijnaldum
Soccer Way / Posted 2 days ago
2015, ending in relegation after Newcastle failed to maintain their top-flight status under Steve McClaren and, latterly, Rafael Benitez. "I'm really excited because Liverpool is a big club with a great history and it's always a dream to play for... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Q&A: Is Sam Allardyce a misunderstood manager?never been afraid of taking on the world’s best managers both on and off the pi
Q&A: Is Sam Allardyce a misunderstood manager?
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
never been afraid of taking on the world’s best managers both on and off the pitch. He had a long-standing rivalry with Rafael Benitez and has also had run-ins with the likes of Arsene Wenger, Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho down the years –... Read more
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Vavel
Liverpool officially announce £25 million signing of Georginio Wijnalduma deflection. But his contributions could not prevent the Magpies dropping int
Liverpool officially announce £25 million signing of Georginio Wijnaldum
Vavel / Posted 2 days ago
a deflection. But his contributions could not prevent the Magpies dropping into the Championship, where former Reds boss Rafael Benitez will look to earn promotion back to the top tier at the first time of asking. However, 2014-15 Dutch... Read more
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give me sport
Real Madrid have lined up new midfield target after Andre Gomes snub [Sport]to Spanish publication Sport, Madrid officials are not prepared to meet his £35
Real Madrid have lined up new midfield target after Andre Gomes snub [Sport]
give me sport / Posted 2 days ago
to Spanish publication Sport, Madrid officials are not prepared to meet his £35 million asking price and could even offer Rafael Benitez a player to go in the opposite direction. No further details are provided regarding who that Galactico might... Read more
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Soccer Way
No major trophies, fewer goals than Moyes - the stats behind England boss Allardyce´s career BUT MAINLY AT THE WRONG END Allardyce's more pragmatic approach has not always
No major trophies, fewer goals than Moyes - the stats behind England boss Allardyce´s career
Soccer Way / Posted 2 days ago
BUT MAINLY AT THE WRONG END Allardyce's more pragmatic approach has not always won admirers in England. Arsene Wenger and Rafael Benitez have been particularly critical over the years, while some West Ham fans led a protest over the style of play... Read more
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HITC Sport
Newcastle's Isaac Hayden reveals what part of his game needs improvingand he is just as comfortable playing in a centre-back position as he is in the
Newcastle's Isaac Hayden reveals what part of his game needs improving
HITC Sport / Posted 2 days ago
and he is just as comfortable playing in a centre-back position as he is in the holding midfield role. Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez has added versatile to his squad with the signing of Isaac Hayden The ex-Gunner has always shown large... Read more
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soccernews
No major trophies, fewer goals than Moyes - the stats behind England boss Allardyce´s careerBUT MAINLY AT THE WRONG END Allardyce’s more pragmatic approach has not always
No major trophies, fewer goals than Moyes - the stats behind England boss Allardyce´s career
soccernews / Posted 2 days ago
BUT MAINLY AT THE WRONG END Allardyce’s more pragmatic approach has not always won admirers in England. Arsene Wenger and Rafael Benitez have been particularly critical over the years, while some West Ham fans led a protest over the style of play... Read more
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Sporting Life
Allardyce to prove doubters wrongeither. He's a big personality who revels in the attention and, judging by his
Allardyce to prove doubters wrong
Sporting Life / Posted 2 days ago
either. He's a big personality who revels in the attention and, judging by his previous run-ins with the likes of Rafael Benitez, Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho, he won't be afraid to take on the world's top coaches when it comes to... Read more
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Vavel
Georginio Wijnaldum edging closer to Liverpool switch with £25 million midfielder to undergo medical on Fridayand Wijnaldum after Newcastle's 2-0 victory over Liverpool last December. (Pict
Georginio Wijnaldum edging closer to Liverpool switch with £25 million midfielder to undergo medical on Friday
Vavel / Posted 2 days ago
and Wijnaldum after Newcastle's 2-0 victory over Liverpool last December. (Picture: Getty Images) Despite Magpies boss Rafael Benitez having been linked with moves for Lucas Leiva or Jon Flanagan as part of the deal, the package will consist of... Read more
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Sporting Life
Report: Reds agree Wijnaldum feealthough his form was patchy and he was unable to help the club retain its top-
Report: Reds agree Wijnaldum fee
Sporting Life / Posted 3 days ago
although his form was patchy and he was unable to help the club retain its top-flight status following the appointment of Rafael Benitez as manager.Everton had also been interested in Wijnaldum - with manager Ronald Koeman a big admirer of the... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Newcastle spend £5.5m to bring Hanley from BlackburnJuly 19 2016, 4:42 pm Liverpool ‘to offer duo in bid to bring down Wijnaldum f
Newcastle spend £5.5m to bring Hanley from Blackburn
TEAMTalk / Posted 3 days ago
July 19 2016, 4:42 pm Liverpool ‘to offer duo in bid to bring down Wijnaldum fee’ Liverpool reportedly hope to bring down a possible £25million outlay on Newcastle’s Georginio Wijnaldum by offering Rafael Benitez… July 19 2016, 8:25 a... Read more
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International Business Times
Liverpool agree £25m fee with Newcastle United for Georginio Wijnaldum transfer outfit, Tottenham Hotspur and Everton had also expressed interest, but Klopp's
Liverpool agree £25m fee with Newcastle United for Georginio Wijnaldum transfer
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
outfit, Tottenham Hotspur and Everton had also expressed interest, but Klopp's side were the only team to lodge a bid. Rafael Benitez has been reluctant to sell the midfielder, but the player was keen to play at a higher level, rather than... Read more
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birminghammail
Sam Allardyce set to take over as England football managernever been afraid of taking on the world's best managers both on and off the pi
Sam Allardyce set to take over as England football manager
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
never been afraid of taking on the world's best managers both on and off the pitch. He had a long-standing rivalry with Rafael Benitez and has also had run-ins with the likes of Arsene Wenger, Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho down the years -... Read more
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chroniclelive
Sam Allardyce set to take over as England football managernever been afraid of taking on the world's best managers both on and off the pi
Sam Allardyce set to take over as England football manager
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
never been afraid of taking on the world's best managers both on and off the pitch. He had a long-standing rivalry with Rafael Benitez and has also had run-ins with the likes of Arsene Wenger, Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho down the years -... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Sam Allardyce set to take over as England football managernever been afraid of taking on the world's best managers both on and off the pi
Sam Allardyce set to take over as England football manager
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
never been afraid of taking on the world's best managers both on and off the pitch. He had a long-standing rivalry with Rafael Benitez and has also had run-ins with the likes of Arsene Wenger, Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho down the years -... Read more
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Liverpool FC
£25m fee agreed for Netherlands internationalalthough his form was patchy and he was unable to help the club retain its top-
£25m fee agreed for Netherlands international
Liverpool FC / Posted 3 days ago
although his form was patchy and he was unable to help the club retain its top-flight status following the appointment of Rafael Benitez as manager. Everton had also been interested in Wijnaldum - with manager Ronald Koeman a big admirer of the... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Sam Allardyce set to take over as England football managernever been afraid of taking on the world's best managers both on and off the pi
Sam Allardyce set to take over as England football manager
Reading Evening Post / Posted 3 days ago
never been afraid of taking on the world's best managers both on and off the pitch. He had a long-standing rivalry with Rafael Benitez and has also had run-ins with the likes of Arsene Wenger, Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho down the years -... Read more
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walesonline
Sam Allardyce set to take over as England football managernever been afraid of taking on the world's best managers both on and off the pi
Sam Allardyce set to take over as England football manager
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
never been afraid of taking on the world's best managers both on and off the pitch. He had a long-standing rivalry with Rafael Benitez and has also had run-ins with the likes of Arsene Wenger, Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho down the years -... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Sam Allardyce set to take over as England football managernever been afraid of taking on the world's best managers both on and off the pi
Sam Allardyce set to take over as England football manager
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
never been afraid of taking on the world's best managers both on and off the pitch. He had a long-standing rivalry with Rafael Benitez and has also had run-ins with the likes of Arsene Wenger, Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho down the years -... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Sam Allardyce set to take over as England football managernever been afraid of taking on the world's best managers both on and off the pi
Sam Allardyce set to take over as England football manager
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
never been afraid of taking on the world's best managers both on and off the pitch. He had a long-standing rivalry with Rafael Benitez and has also had run-ins with the likes of Arsene Wenger, Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho down the years -... Read more
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sportsmole
Liverpool, Newcastle 'agree Wijnaldum fee'during the campaign, he was unable to help prevent his side from being relegate
Liverpool, Newcastle 'agree Wijnaldum fee'
sportsmole / Posted 3 days ago
during the campaign, he was unable to help prevent his side from being relegated to the Championship. Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez has so far made six signings this transfer window - including Jesus Gamez, Vurnon Anita and Matt Ritchie - as... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Liverpool Georginio Wijnaldum transfer news, Liverpool Joe Allen transfer news, Manchester United transfer news,although his form was patchy and he was unable to help the club retain its top-
Liverpool Georginio Wijnaldum transfer news, Liverpool Joe Allen transfer news, Manchester United transfer news,
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
although his form was patchy and he was unable to help the club retain its top-flight status following the appointment of Rafael Benitez as manager. Everton had also been interested in Wijnaldum - with manager Ronald Koeman a big admirer of the... Read more
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Football365
Gravy and chips: Samuel 'Sam' Allardyce in quotesreferee, trying to intimidate the officials, and Jose jumping up and down in hi
Gravy and chips: Samuel 'Sam' Allardyce in quotes
Football365 / Posted 3 days ago
referee, trying to intimidate the officials, and Jose jumping up and down in his technical area. It’s great to see.” On Rafael Benitez * “I don’t blame Benitez for claiming credit but as managers we know the truth. It’s like when you make a... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Is Sam Allardyce the best choice for England manager?and much of football followed in those footsteps around the turn of the millenn
Is Sam Allardyce the best choice for England manager?
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
and much of football followed in those footsteps around the turn of the millennium. He had a long-standing rivalry with Rafael Benitez and has also had run-ins with the likes of Arsene Wenger, Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho down the years -... Read more
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sportsmole
Benitez: 'Business as usual for Wijnaldum'Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has said that Georginio Wijnaldum will
Benitez: 'Business as usual for Wijnaldum'
sportsmole / Posted 3 days ago
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has said that Georginio Wijnaldum will continue to play a full part in pre-season. Reports have suggested that Liverpool are keen on the Netherlands international and will be allowed to sign the player should... Read more
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Goal.com
Real Madrid's Borja Mayoral confirms Wolfsburg movethey were on the brink of securing a deal for the highly-rated 19-year-old, who
Real Madrid's Borja Mayoral confirms Wolfsburg move
Goal.com / Posted 4 days ago
they were on the brink of securing a deal for the highly-rated 19-year-old, who made his senior debut for los Blancos under Rafael Benitez last season. The forward, who left Madrid's pre-season training camp in Montreal in order to finalise a deal,... Read more
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soccersweep
Liverpool midfielder could join Newcastle as part of Wijnaldum deal – Soccersweepspend such a huge fee on a player now set to ply his trade in the Championship.
Liverpool midfielder could join Newcastle as part of Wijnaldum deal – Soccersweep
soccersweep / Posted 4 days ago
spend such a huge fee on a player now set to ply his trade in the Championship. According to the Telegraph, Magpies boss Rafael Benitez has found a way around the stalemate by asking Liverpool to include Lucas Leiva as part of the deal. Leiva is... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Newcastle closing in on deal for £5.5m Blackburn defenderand their medical staff are travelling to Doncaster for a pre-season friendly o
Newcastle closing in on deal for £5.5m Blackburn defender
TEAMTalk / Posted 4 days ago
and their medical staff are travelling to Doncaster for a pre-season friendly on Wednesday night. Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez let Fabricio Coloccini and Steven Taylor go following relegation from the Premier League and has been seeking... Read more
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