- Tue Sep 4 7:40 PM
Benitez could pull off a masterstroke if he signs PL winning midfielder on a free transfer - originally posted on Sportslens.com Newcastle United should look to sign Samir Nasri on a free transfer. The 31-year-old is out of contract right now and he could be a superb short-term addition to Rafa B...
- Tue Sep 4 7:00 PM
As most fans will know, Rafa Benitez’s contract as Newcastle United’s manager will expire at the end of the season and so far, the omens do not look particularly good. After a nightmare start to the season against pretty much the worst possible opposition (Tottenham, Chelsea and Manchester City i...
Bitter and Blue
- Mon Sep 3 12:37 PM
Pep Guardiola’s team struggled to come away with the victory against the compact defense of Rafa Benitez’ Newcastle United Not all victories come easy and that was definitely the case for Manchester City’s 2-1 win at the Etihad against Newcastle United on Saturday. There has been quite a bit of c...
- Mon Sep 3 11:31 AM
Benitez makes an honest admission about Newcastle's summer signing - originally posted on Sportslens.com Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez believes Salomon Rondon will need more time to settle in. The West Brom forward joined the Magpies on loan this summer and he was expected to solve Newcastle’s g...
|He twisted his ankle in the warm-up,
Benitez said. He said he was fine but afterwards it was a problem for us because we were making one substitution already. In the second half when you concede two goals you need to change something but we were a little short of options. As soon a...
These kind of weeks are very difficult because you have players coming back, so you have to check everyone and see how they feel,
Two years ago we were playing a lot of early kick-offs away on Saturdays when United were playing on Sundays,
Steven will have analysed everything — and realised that's a good approach,
said Benitez. Now he's in the position.