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Daily Mirror
Brighton vs Newcastle live score and goal updatesmeans Steve Sidwell remains unavailable, while Beram Kayal is a long-term absen
Daily Mirror / Posted 22 minutes ago
means Steve Sidwell remains unavailable, while Beram Kayal is a long-term absentee having broken his leg. Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has no fresh injury concerns as he goes in search of a fourth successive Premier League win. Florian Lejeune... Read more
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HITC Sport
Micky Quinn and Paul Ince predict the outcome of Brighton vs Newcastle United League, he predicts Newcastle to win their fourth game on the trot. He says th
HITC Sport / Posted 7 hours ago
League, he predicts Newcastle to win their fourth game on the trot. He says that Newcastle are a well-organised side under Rafael Benitez, and opposition teams are struggling to cope with their counter-attacking style. "Chris Hughton’s men will be... Read more
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Daily Mail
AFC Wimbledon 0-2 MK Dons: Ryan Seager and Gboly Ariyibi scoreKemp has swapped being Tony Pulis' sidekick for... Rafa Benitez urges in-form
Daily Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
Kemp has swapped being Tony Pulis' sidekick for... Rafa Benitez urges in-form Newcastle United stars to be... Rafael Benitez laughs off prospect of top four finish for... Tiger Woods refuses to set a date for golf return but... Read more
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Daily Mail
Southampton v Manchester United, LIVE: Plus more Premier League dramaafter... Manchester City ace Gabriel Jesus admits he must shake... Russia sho
Daily Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
after... Manchester City ace Gabriel Jesus admits he must shake... Russia should be banned from the Olympics, insists... Rafael Benitez laughs off prospect of top four finish for... Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen ready for physical... Read more
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sportsmole
Rafael Benitez: 'Newcastle United have to keep feet on the floor'Rafael Benitez has urged his Newcastle United players to "keep their feet on th
sportsmole / Posted yesterday
Rafael Benitez has urged his Newcastle United players to "keep their feet on the floor". Having lost their opening two Premier League matches, the Magpies have now won their past three to climb into the top four of the table. Benitez, however,... Read more
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Empire Of The Kop
An in-depth analysis of LFC’s defensive deficiencies…approach. Looking back, one of the most successful Liverpool managers in the l
Empire Of The Kop / Posted yesterday
approach. Looking back, one of the most successful Liverpool managers in the last 30 years is the defensive minded Rafael Benitez and on a larger scale, most of the prosperous teams in the history of world football have had that same... Read more
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sportsmole
Rafael Benitez: 'Jamaal Lascelles has potential to play for England'Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has urged Jamaal Lascelles to stay focu
sportsmole / Posted yesterday
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has urged Jamaal Lascelles to stay focused and keep up the good work if he wants to catch the eye of England boss Gareth Southgate. The 23-year-old defender has impressed for the Magpies on their return to the... Read more
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HITC Sport
Report claims Mike Ashley has dropped his asking price for Newcastleseason, but they are now back in the Premier League following promotion at the
HITC Sport / Posted yesterday
season, but they are now back in the Premier League following promotion at the end of the 2016-17 campaign. Under manager Rafael Benitez, Newcastle have performed well in recent matches and are in good form at the moment. However, it cannot be... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Premier League injuries and suspensionsBrown, Hutchinson, March, Stephens, Skalak, Propper, Knockaert, Izquierdo, Gros
ESPN.co.uk / Posted yesterday
Brown, Hutchinson, March, Stephens, Skalak, Propper, Knockaert, Izquierdo, Gross, Murphy, Murray, Hemed. Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has no fresh injury concerns as he goes in search of a fourth successive Premier League win. Florian Lejeune... Read more
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Football365
Pellegrino denies Liverpool link is Man United motivationbitter rivals Manchester United. The 45-year-old former central defender made
Football365 / Posted yesterday
bitter rivals Manchester United. The 45-year-old former central defender made 13 appearances for the Anfield club under Rafael Benitez in 2005 before returning to Merseyside as first-team coach in the summer of 2008. His Saints side take on... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Benitez brushes off top-four suggestionssuggestions of top-four Newcastle United finish Rafa Benitez brushes off sugge
ESPN.co.uk / Posted yesterday
suggestions of top-four Newcastle United finish Rafa Benitez brushes off suggestions of top-four Newcastle United finish Rafael Benitez has laughed off the prospect of a top-four Premier League finish despite Newcastle United's encouraging start... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Premier League team news: Find out who's in and who's outmeans Steve Sidwell remains unavailable, while Beram Kayal is a long-term absen
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
means Steve Sidwell remains unavailable, while Beram Kayal is a long-term absentee having broken his leg. Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has no fresh injury concerns as he goes in search of a fourth successive Premier League win at... Read more
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sportsmole
Matt Ritchie: 'Newcastle United must stay grounded after bright start'Magpies put their early season blues behind them by picking up three victories
sportsmole / Posted yesterday
Magpies put their early season blues behind them by picking up three victories on the bounce in the Premier League, which Rafael Benitez joked has put him under pressure to secure a European spot. Ahead of this weekend's trip to Brighton & Hove... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Rafa Benitez has his say on Newcastle's top-four hopesShare this Page Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has laughed off the prospect of
TEAMTalk / Posted yesterday
Share this Page Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has laughed off the prospect of a top-four Premier League finish despite his side’s encouraging start to the season. The promoted Magpies head into the weekend sitting in fourth place after three... Read more
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Football365
Hughton predicts tough game against former club Newcastlehome after a 1-0 win at Swansea. Hughton, though, knows those encounters could
Football365 / Posted yesterday
home after a 1-0 win at Swansea. Hughton, though, knows those encounters could also have seen a very different outcome for Rafael Benitez’s side, who started with back-to-back Premier League defeats. “They are in good form at the moment with three... Read more
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Football365
Benitez laughs off Toon's top four prospectsShare this Page Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has laughed off the prospect of
Football365 / Posted yesterday
Share this Page Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has laughed off the prospect of a top-four Premier League finish despite his side’s encouraging start to the season. The promoted Magpies head into the weekend sitting in fourth place after three... Read more
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EuroNews
Personable Benitez makes most of limited Newcastle squadNewcastle squad By Pete Hall (Reuters) – After a frustrating close season tran
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
Newcastle squad By Pete Hall (Reuters) – After a frustrating close season transfer window, Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez is making the best of his lot, with his personable approach reaping rewards. Despite finishing top of the... Read more
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Sport in a storm
Benitez plays down top-four talk15:55 - Newcastle United Boss Rafael Benitez claims Newcastle's good start to
Sport in a storm / Posted yesterday
15:55 - Newcastle United Boss Rafael Benitez claims Newcastle's good start to the Premier League season has not given him belief of a top-four finish. The promoted Magpies head into the weekend sitting in fourth place after three successive league... Read more
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sportsmole
Rafael Benitez: 'Newcastle United's form not a surprise'Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has insisted that he is not 'surprised'
sportsmole / Posted 2 days ago
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has insisted that he is not 'surprised' by his side's recent form in the Premier League. Having been promoted back to the top flight as Championship champions, the Magpies lost their first two games of the... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Pellegrino insists Liverpool connections have no bearing on Man Utd clashbitter rivals Manchester United. The 45-year-old former central defender made
TEAMTalk / Posted 2 days ago
bitter rivals Manchester United. The 45-year-old former central defender made 13 appearances for the Anfield club under Rafael Benitez in 2005 before returning to Merseyside as first-team coach in the summer of 2008. His Saints side take on... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pellegrino: Liverpool connection no bearing on wanting to beat Man Utdbitter rivals Manchester United. The 45-year-old former central defender made
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
bitter rivals Manchester United. The 45-year-old former central defender made 13 appearances for the Anfield club under Rafael Benitez in 2005 before returning to Merseyside as first-team coach in the summer of 2008. Southampton manager... Read more
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HITC Sport
Newcastle fans should be very excited by what one of their summer signings has just saidI still need to adapt to the league and how it works,” Merino said. “It’s a di
HITC Sport / Posted 2 days ago
I still need to adapt to the league and how it works,” Merino said. “It’s a different rhythm in this league, and he [Rafael Benitez] knows it, so he’s giving me – not only me, but all of the team – advice all the time. “Tactically, he tells... Read more
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Football365
Big Weekend: Liverpool, Man United, Merino, Kane, Koeman(9), successful dribbles (7) and passes (196) after five games. The Toon Army h
Football365 / Posted 2 days ago
(9), successful dribbles (7) and passes (196) after five games. The Toon Army have their very own Action Man. Rafael Benitez has set about creating a masterpiece out of broken crayons at St James’ Park this summer, but Merino is his... Read more
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chroniclelive
Mike Ashley or Ellis Short who is the better chairman? Who cares?penny generated” boast presumably waits for the money to come in, which is frus
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
penny generated” boast presumably waits for the money to come in, which is frustratingly prudent for supporters who knew Rafael Benitez built a squad in 2016-17 which in most areas was only top-of-the-Championship standard. To most of us it... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rafa Benitez to face the media ahead of Brighton tripand some of those players that are performing particularly well this season are
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
and some of those players that are performing particularly well this season are players that played the whole of last season.”Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez (left) and Brighton & Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton shake hands (I... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool icon Steven Gerrard to be inducted into National Football Museum Hall of Famereally for all the hard work, time and dedication I put into my career.May 13 2
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
really for all the hard work, time and dedication I put into my career.May 13 2006 Liverpool's Steven Gerrard and manager Rafael Benitez celebrate with the FA Cup trophyRead More "The most pleasing thing is to follow in the footsteps of some... Read more
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Football365
Is there still a place for the League Cup? Well yes...be a place for that. Share this Page More Related Articles Benitez making a
Football365 / Posted 3 days ago
be a place for that. Share this Page More Related Articles Benitez making a Newcastle masterpiece out of broken crayons Rafael Benitez cannot have been pleased with Newcastle's summer, but he has made the very best of a very bad situation.... Read more
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Football365
Ritchie implores Newcastle to help 'make new memories'the Premier League. Saturday’s 2-1 home victory over Stoke left the Magpies si
Football365 / Posted 3 days ago
the Premier League. Saturday’s 2-1 home victory over Stoke left the Magpies sitting fourth in the table and while manager Rafael Benitez was swift to insist feet must be kept on the ground, the mood on Tyneside is significantly more optimistic... Read more
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Football365
Benitez: I was 'shouting' from home watching NewcastleShare this Page Rafael Benitez found himself caught in a storm as he tried to
Football365 / Posted 3 days ago
Share this Page Rafael Benitez found himself caught in a storm as he tried to watch Newcastle’s Premier League victory over Swansea from his armchair. The 57-year-old Spaniard was forced to admit defeat in his bid to get to South Wales after being... Read more
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Football365
Benitez making a Newcastle masterpiece out of broken crayonsfirst half was a nightmare. At half-time I felt bad about how I had played,” Tr
Football365 / Posted 3 days ago
first half was a nightmare. At half-time I felt bad about how I had played,” Traore said ten years later, admitting Rafael Benitez had planned to substitute him. An injury to Steve Finnan was his only reprieve, a “second chance” that the... Read more
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HITC Sport
Micky Quinn names four players who are turning it around for Newcastle in the Premier League table, and while the Magpies are not expected to mount a
HITC Sport / Posted 3 days ago
in the Premier League table, and while the Magpies are not expected to mount a top-four challenge, Quinn believes that with Rafael Benitez at helm, anything is possible. He believes that Newcastle have achieved that position on merit, and that the... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Cox: Premier League more defensive now?aside from a brief dip under the 2.5 mark just over a decade ago, not coinciden
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 4 days ago
aside from a brief dip under the 2.5 mark just over a decade ago, not coincidentally during the period when Mourinho and Rafael Benitez, who inspired a more defensive shift in English football, were in charge of Chelsea and Liverpool... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Is Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp REALLY under pressure?numbers suggest a side that is better than the results of recent games. There
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
numbers suggest a side that is better than the results of recent games. There have been calls for Diego Simeone (as if), Rafael Benitez (really?) and Thomas Tuchel (who oversaw one of the biggest flaps in Anfield history with Dortmund), but no... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Sack Race: Odds on Klopp to get the boot drastically chopped1/10 yes; 11/2 no Next Premier League manager to go: 2/1 Slaven Bilic 11/4 R
TEAMTalk / Posted 4 days ago
1/10 yes; 11/2 no Next Premier League manager to go: 2/1 Slaven Bilic 11/4 Ronald Koeman 10/1 Craig Shakespeare, Rafael Benitez 16/1 Eddie Howe, Jurgen Klopp, Mauricio Pellegrino, 16/1 Roy Hodgson 20/1 BAR Share this Page Related... Read more
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HITC Sport
Glenn Hoddle highlights a problem Newcastle faced for years, but Benitez has changed itPundit Glenn Hoddle has told BT Sport that he believes Newcastle United are imp
HITC Sport / Posted 4 days ago
Pundit Glenn Hoddle has told BT Sport that he believes Newcastle United are impressing under Rafael Benitez thanks to the dressing room at St. James' Park. The Magpies endured a difficult start to the season, losing to Tottenham Hotspur and... Read more
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HITC Sport
27-year-old is proving many Newcastle supporters wrong... and Benitez rightNewcastle. Joselu has added a new dimension to Newcastle’s attack, and his per
HITC Sport / Posted 4 days ago
Newcastle. Joselu has added a new dimension to Newcastle’s attack, and his performances have been a major reason behind Rafael Benitez’s side's upturn in form. Newcastle have won their last three matches in succession to break into the top... Read more
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HITC Sport
BT Sport pundit claims one Newcastle player has been sensational in the last two gamesout Christian Atsu's opener. Saturday's win takes Newcastle up into fourth in
HITC Sport / Posted 4 days ago
out Christian Atsu's opener. Saturday's win takes Newcastle up into fourth in the Premier League table, and whilst Rafael Benitez almost certainly have designs on a Champions League finish, he is turning the club's season around. After... Read more
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chroniclelive
NUFC should benefit from getting SJP rocking againI believe, was incredible at Newcastle on Saturday and once that place is rocki
chroniclelive / Posted 5 days ago
I believe, was incredible at Newcastle on Saturday and once that place is rocking it will raise the level of the players. “It was a fantastic win for Rafael Benitez and his side, and they had the chances to make it even more co... Read more
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HITC Sport
Lascelles jokes that one teammate spoils Newcastle's team, whenever he starts Newcastle have one of the youngest squads in the Premier League, with Rafael Be
HITC Sport / Posted 5 days ago
Newcastle have one of the youngest squads in the Premier League, with Rafael Benitez largely relying on youngsters. However Ritchie, at 28, has become the old man of the Magpies’ starting line-up. And Lascelles has joked that the Scottish winger’s... Read more
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Football.co.uk
It's time to make new memories, says Newcastle winger Matt Ritchiethe Premier League. Saturday's 2-1 home victory over Stoke left the Magpies si
Football.co.uk / Posted 6 days ago
the Premier League. Saturday's 2-1 home victory over Stoke left the Magpies sitting fourth in the table and while manager Rafael Benitez was swift to insist feet must be kept on the ground, the mood on Tyneside is significantly more optimistic... Read more
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Football365
Premier League winners and losersweeks have demonstrated that Newcastle fans do have someone in a position of re
Football365 / Posted 6 days ago
weeks have demonstrated that Newcastle fans do have someone in a position of responsibility of which they can be proud: Rafael Benitez. There are not many better managers at making a team greater than the sum of its defensive parts and... Read more
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give me sport
Martin Odegaard’s latest performance for Heerenveen shows us where his career is atto say, Ancelotti’s admission must have been hugely embarrassing for Odegaard.
give me sport / Posted 6 days ago
to say, Ancelotti’s admission must have been hugely embarrassing for Odegaard. Article continues below Ancelotti, Rafael Benitez and then Zinedine Zidane all felt that Odegaard wasn’t yet ready for first-team football at the... Read more
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Soccer Lens
BBC pundit raves about 23-year-old..but makes a negative prediction on Newcastletoo much into the header.” He says that Newcastle’s bubble will burst at some
Soccer Lens / Posted 6 days ago
too much into the header.” He says that Newcastle’s bubble will burst at some point, and therefore it is imperative that Rafael Benitez should be allowed to “continue developing this team” in January. Benitez has voiced his frustration this... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rafa is 'feeling better' - but here's why he stayed seated vs Stokea storm - but he was fit enough to take his place in the home dugout at St Jame
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
a storm - but he was fit enough to take his place in the home dugout at St James’ Park on Saturday.Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez (Image: PA) However, Benitez is still in a little pain and so was out of his seat and standing in his... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
​Newcastle hero Lascelles never doubted he'd retain captaincydefender Jamaal Lascelles has stated that he never doubted being retained as ca
tribalfootball.com / Posted 6 days ago
defender Jamaal Lascelles has stated that he never doubted being retained as captain this season. Rafael Benitez has been very critical of his team's quality over the summer, calling some of his players 'Championship level' but nonetheless, the... Read more
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HITC Sport
BBC pundit makes a negative prediction about Newcastle United ahead of January transfer windowPundit Garth Crooks has told BBC Sport that he thinks the Newcastle United bubb
HITC Sport / Posted 6 days ago
Pundit Garth Crooks has told BBC Sport that he thinks the Newcastle United bubble will burst soon enough, and manager Rafael Benitez must be given funds to spend in January. The Magpies opened their campaign with two defeats at the hands of... Read more
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HITC Sport
Criticised by Newcastle fans, 23-year-old defends team-mate.....and uses curse word to do sonot one of them when I’m going to have a go at him." Joselu has netted once in
HITC Sport / Posted 6 days ago
not one of them when I’m going to have a go at him." Joselu has netted once in four Premier League games under compatriot Rafael Benitez since joining the North-East club; not a bad record, but not a great one, considering he was already in the... Read more
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sportsmole
Gamblers focus on Arsene Wenger move – what next at the Emirates?are other managers who are under even deeper fire. For example, the media has b
sportsmole / Posted 6 days ago
are other managers who are under even deeper fire. For example, the media has been full of speculation that Newcastle's Rafael Benitez is on the way out. He and a similarly troubled Slaven Bilic are available at odds of around 4/1. Vieira for... Read more
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HITC Sport
Newcastle United 2-1 Stoke City: Jamaal Lascelles reacts on Twitter, team-mates celebratebeaten West Ham United 3-0 and Swansea City 1-0, the Magpies had started to sho
HITC Sport / Posted 6 days ago
beaten West Ham United 3-0 and Swansea City 1-0, the Magpies had started to show signs of form in the top flight under Rafael Benitez, having initially struggled in the opening two games. On Saturday, Newcastle made it three in a row, getting... Read more
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give me sport
Twitter couldn’t stop laughing at what Gary Lineker said to Rafa Benitez on MOTDTottenham and Huddersfield during the opening weeks of the 2017-18 campaign whi
give me sport / Posted 7 days ago
Tottenham and Huddersfield during the opening weeks of the 2017-18 campaign while the future of their popular manager Rafael Benitez was also up in the air. Benitez was reportedly unhappy with the lack of signings made by the club and there... Read more
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