- Mon Mar 5 7:08 PM
Sportsmail can reveal that the Newcastle midfielder began some light running on Monday and has not yet been ruled out of Saturday’s visit of Southampton, although he is unlikely to feature.
|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.