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Daily Mail - Tue Jan 2 8:42 PM
The club are reluctantly exploring options following Monday’s home defeat to Newcastle off the back of a much-changed team losing 5-0 to Chelsea. Board members are alarmed by current form.
Mirror - Tue Jan 2 6:27 PM
Colback has been frozen out under Rafa Benitez while young right-back Jamie Sterry is available on loan
Goal.com - Tue Jan 2 5:51 PM
The midfielder was handed a different role against the Potters which his gaffer was happy with
London Evening Standard - Tue Jan 2 2:01 PM
Stoke City are considering boss Mark Hughes' future following their defeat to Newcastle United.
Irish Independent - Tue Jan 2 1:52 PM
Stoke are considering boss Mark Hughes' future following their defeat to Newcastle.
Daily Mail - Tue Jan 2 1:26 PM
LAURIE WHITWELL: Following another defeat, this time at the hands of Newcastle, a decision is yet to be made on Hughes’s future. Here are the issues Stoke and Hughes are facing
Daily Mail - Tue Jan 2 1:15 PM
There were calls from Stoke fans for boss Mark Hughes to be sacked at the end of the 1-0 home loss to Newcastle, a fifth defeat in seven games that left the Potters 16th in the Premier League.
Sky Sports - Tue Jan 2 12:54 PM
Does January transfer spending achieve league success? We've crunched last season's numbers to find out…
BBC - Tue Jan 2 12:21 PM
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes walks out of his post-match news conference after his side's 1-0 home defeat by Newcastle.
Sky Sports - Tue Jan 2 12:01 PM
SkySports Oops! Remember you need to log in using your Sky iD to watch Premier League video. NETWORK ERROR. Cannot Contact Server. RELOAD YOUR SCREEN OR TRY SELECTING A DIFFERENT VIDEO. Stoke 0-1 Newcastle. Stoke 0-1 Newcastle. Mark Hughes left the field to and more »
Sky Sports - Tue Jan 2 6:00 AM
Pressure is mounting on Stoke manager Mark Hughes after he bets big on beating Newcastle and loses . Adam Bate looks at the problems facing the Welshman
Daily Telegraph - Tue Jan 2 3:20 AM
Telegraph.co.uk Mark Hughes is back under serious pressure after his gamble at Chelsea ultimately backfired, in what could become a watershed moment for the Stoke manager. Hughes' future at the bet365 Stadium appears increasingly precarious after Ayoze Perez's 73rd and more »
Sky Sports - Tue Jan 2 12:06 AM
The pressure on Stoke boss Mark Hughes increased as Ayoze Perez's second-half strike secured Newcastle a 1-0 New Year's Day victory at the bet365 Stadium.
Soccernet - Mon Jan 1 11:33 PM
Mark Hughes addresses the pressure he's under with Stoke City, which escalated into chants of 'Hughes out' after defeat to Newcastle. Charlie Adam has jumped to the defence of under-fire Stoke boss Mark Hughes after his side's 1-0 defeat to Newcastle at the bet365 Stadium. Ayoze Perez scored the...
Sky Sports - Mon Jan 1 11:27 PM
Charlie Adam has jumped to the defence of under-fire Stoke boss Mark Hughes after his side's 1-0 defeat to Newcastle.
Goal.com - Mon Jan 1 10:47 PM
The Magpies made it two away wins in a row and the Ghanaian couldn't hide his joy with the development
Irish Independent - Mon Jan 1 10:36 PM
Charlie Adam has jumped to the defence of under-fire Stoke boss Mark Hughes after his side's 1-0 defeat to Newcastle at the bet365 Stadium.
Sky Sports - Mon Jan 1 8:54 PM
Rafa Benitez praised Newcastle's fighting spirit after his side poured more misery on Mark Hughes' Stoke with a 1-0 win at the bet365 Stadium.
Soccernet - Mon Jan 1 8:42 PM
Mark Hughes addresses the pressure he's under with Stoke City, which escalated into chants of 'Hughes out' after defeat to Newcastle. A goal from Ayoze Perez and clutch goalkeeping from Karl Darlow guided Newcastle to three crucial points at Stoke in a clash of relegation-threatened sides. Under-...
Daily Express - Mon Jan 1 8:22 PM
THE problems are mounting fast for Mark Hughes – and it is clear that Stoke’s fans have had enough.
Mirror - Mon Jan 1 8:17 PM
Victory at Stoke means wily manager's now 13th-placed side have earned 20 of their 22 points against fellow strugglers
Soccernet - Mon Jan 1 7:50 PM
Rafa Benitez says Newcastle's win over Stoke is an example of the team's continued effort, even if recent form affected their confidence.
Sky Sports - Mon Jan 1 7:41 PM
Stoke fans made their anger heard at full-time as they called for Mark Hughes to be sacked following the 1-0 defeat to Newcastle in the Premier League.
Soccernet - Mon Jan 1 7:34 PM
Mark Hughes addresses the pressure he's under with Stoke City, which escalated into chants of 'Hughes out' after defeat to Newcastle.
Goal.com - Mon Jan 1 7:25 PM
The under-fire Stoke City boss appears to be clinging to his job after losing to Newcastle, but he remains confident he can turn things around
Sky Sports - Mon Jan 1 7:10 PM
Stoke boss Mark Hughes stormed out his post-match press conference following the defeat to Newcastle after journalists questioned his decision to rest players at Chelsea.
Guardian - Mon Jan 1 7:07 PM
• Manager says fans’ chants and banners calling for dismissal are expected • Hughes angrily defends changes in 5-0 defeat at Chelsea after 1-0 loss Mark Hughes maintained he is the “best person” for the job at Stoke City despite renewed calls from supporters for him to be sacked in the wake of a...
Mirror - Mon Jan 1 7:01 PM
Supporters used chants and banners to make their feelings clear following seventh defeat in 10 top-flight games
Independent - Mon Jan 1 6:06 PM
Stoke City 0 Newcastle United 1: The Spaniard struck in the closing 20 minutes to secure the visitors their first victory since the 3-2 win at West Ham
BBC - Mon Jan 1 6:01 PM
Mark Hughes insists he is still the best man available to manage Stoke City, after the Potters' poor form continued with a 1-0 defeat at home to Newcastle.
BBC - Mon Jan 1 5:56 PM
Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez says his side's hard work in the first half deserved victory following their 1-0 win at Stoke City.
Irish Independent - Mon Jan 1 5:30 PM
The pressure on Stoke boss Mark Hughes increased as Ayoze Perez's second-half strike secured Newcastle a 1-0 New Year's Day victory at the bet365 Stadium.
BBC - Mon Jan 1 5:20 PM
Liverpool and Leicester both win despite missing key forwards, Newcastle beat fellow strugglers Stoke and Brighton and Bournemouth draw.
Irish Independent - Mon Jan 1 5:16 PM
The pressure on Stoke boss Mark Hughes increased as Ayoze Perez's second-half strike secured Newcastle a 1-0 New Year's Day victory at the bet365 Stadium.
Daily Express - Mon Jan 1 5:14 PM
NEWCASTLE may need to spend big in January if they're going to avoid relegation from the Premier League, but who have the Magpies been linked with in the transfer window?
Goal.com - Mon Jan 1 5:14 PM
Newcastle United secured a well-earned 1-0 victory at Stoke City thanks to Ayoze Perez's second-half goal.
Sky Sports - Mon Jan 1 5:10 PM
Mark Hughes left the field to cries for him to quit from his own supporters after Stoke slipped to a 1-0 home defeat to Newcastle.
Guardian - Mon Jan 1 5:07 PM
Mark Hughes is on the brink once again after his controversial decision to name a weakened team at Chelsea spectacularly backfired with defeat 48 hours later at the hands of a Newcastle United side who had won only one of their previous 12 matches. Ayoze Pérez scored the goal that eased Newcastle...
BBC - Mon Jan 1 4:57 PM
Ayoze Perez gives Newcastle a narrow victory over fellow Premier League strugglers Stoke to put more pressure on Stoke manager Mark Hughes.
Daily Mail - Mon Jan 1 4:54 PM
CHRIS WHEELER AT BET365 STADIUM: Ayoze Perez made matters worse for Mark Hughes and his Stoke side after scoring his second goal of the Premier League season.
Soccernet - Mon Jan 1 4:53 PM
A goal from Ayoze Perez and clutch goalkeeping from Karl Darlow guided Newcastle to three crucial points at Stoke in a clash of relegation-threatened sides.
Soccernet - Mon Jan 1 4:31 PM
English Premier League: Ayoze Perez (73') Stoke City 0-1 Newcastle United
Soccernet - Mon Jan 1 3:31 PM
English Premier League: Ciaran Clark (30') Stoke City 0-0 Newcastle United
Mirror - Mon Jan 1 2:29 PM
Hughes rested players in their Chelsea humiliation and fans won't no less than a victory against Benitez's side
Sky Sports - Mon Jan 1 2:04 PM
Daily Star - Mon Jan 1 1:45 PM
NEWCASTLE take on Stoke in the Premier League this afternoon and Starsport brings you all the action as it happens.
Daily Mail - Mon Jan 1 1:30 PM
Liverpool will be hoping to keep up their push for a Champions League spot when they begin 2018 with a trip to high flying Burnley in one of three 3pm Premier League matches. Follow live here.
Daily Telegraph - Mon Jan 1 11:16 AM
Telegraph.co.uk There was nothing to separate Brighton and Newcastle United as they ended the year with the sort of goalless draw that makes you wince, but these two promoted sides head into their New Year's Day fixtures in contrasting moods. There is no doubt this and more »
Sky Sports - Mon Jan 1 11:15 AM
Sky Sports - Mon Jan 1 9:16 AM
Rafael Benitez believes that Newcastle will be in the battle for Premier League survival until the end of the season and has urged the fans to stick together.
Sky Sports - Mon Jan 1 7:00 AM
The January transfer window is now open but what does each Premier League side need?
Daily Express - Mon Jan 1 12:37 AM
THE PREMIER LEAGUE remains an adventure for Brighton but for Newcastle, it is fast becoming an ordeal.
Daily Mail - Sun Dec 31 11:20 PM
For Brighton, this still feels like an adventure. At Newcastle, it is turning into a slog. Promoted together in May when they were separated by just one point, they remain a yardstick for one another.
Daily Mail - Sun Dec 31 10:37 PM
Whether your team had a good result or a bad one to remember the festive season by, there was plenty to assess ahead of the turn of the New Year for supporters across the country.
Mirror - Sun Dec 31 10:30 PM
Boss made six changes on Saturday to rest key men for relegation scrap just two days later and suffered a 5-0 thumping
Mirror - Sun Dec 31 10:30 PM
£30m striker who hasn't been able to nail down a Foxes' starting XI place played for Marco Silva at Sporting Lisbon
Sky Sports - Sun Dec 31 6:30 PM
It has been another incident-packed and memorable year in the Premier League - here are some of the best moments from the last 12 months.
Independent - Sun Dec 31 4:34 PM
Newly promoted football clubs are the nouveau riche in Premier League land. Scoffed at while dining with the landed gentry
Sky Sports - Sun Dec 31 3:30 PM
Stoke and Newcastle will both be aiming for maximum points when they meet in the Premier League on New Year's Day after struggling in recent weeks.
Independent - Sun Dec 31 2:05 PM
Roy Hodgson's side showed you don't have to play negatively just because it's City
Daily Telegraph - Sun Dec 31 11:12 AM
Telegraph.co.uk There are games shaped by the pursuit of victory and there are those moulded by the fear of defeat as Newcastle United and Brighton and Hove Albion ground out the dreariest of stalemates. In many ways, a draw was a nothing result, the blandest outcome and more »
Guardian - Sun Dec 31 10:00 AM
The winter window opens on 1 January with most clubs desperate to make signings. Here we look at the 20 clubs and the players they hope will arrive Arsène Wenger anticipates that he will be busier fielding enquires about fringe players in his squad – he would be open to moving a few out – but he...
Liverpool FC - Sun Dec 31 8:29 AM
The man who led Liverpool back to the summit of European football after a 21-year absence, Rafa’s iconic status among supporters is forever assured.
Daily Telegraph - Sun Dec 31 4:41 AM
Telegraph.co.uk Flanker Gary Graham celebrated his surprise England call-up with a strong and powerful performance as Falcons gained their fifth win of an impressive December and maintained their top six push at Madejski Stadium. The openside flanker, a former and more »
Sky Sports - Sun Dec 31 3:46 AM
SkySports Chris Hughton says his Brighton side were the better team as they played out a 0-0 draw with Newcastle, but was pleased with a point. Neither side was able to produce many chances in the St James' Park clash, although Seagulls stopper Mat Ryan was the and more »
Irish Independent - Sun Dec 31 2:30 AM
A late contender for the worst game of 2017 illustrated just why a Newcastle United side without a home win since October will spend the first part of the New Year embroiled in a relegation skirmish.
Irish Independent - Sun Dec 31 2:30 AM
Mark Hughes has admitted that he picked a makeshift Stoke City side with a mind on tomorrow's match away at Newcastle United, as his team were thrashed 5-0 by Chelsea.
Daily Mail - Sun Dec 31 1:00 AM
Celtic have made a £500, 000 bid for Dundee defender Jack Hendry. The stylish 22-year-old centre-back has been watched by Southampton, Newcastle United and Crystal Palace.
Sky Sports - Sun Dec 31 12:13 AM
Rafael Benitez was left frustrated after a 0-0 draw as Newcastle failed to claim the three points they had targeted against Brighton.
Sky Sports - Sun Dec 31 12:00 AM
Watch goals and highlights from Saturday's Premier League games, including important wins for Liverpool, Chelsea and relegation-threatened Swansea.
Sky Sports - Sat Dec 30 11:57 PM
SkySports Newcastle climbed into the Aviva Premiership top six as London Irish suffered their 11th defeat in 12 league games this season. However, the Falcons were left disappointed with their second-half performance in the 20-15 victory as they missed out on a and more »
Guardian - Sat Dec 30 7:18 PM
• Pressure increases on manager after 5-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge • But Hughes insists gamble will pay off if they beat Newcastle on Monday Mark Hughes has admitted his decision to field a weakened team against Chelsea, who coasted to a 5-0 win at Stamford Bridge , has increased the pressure on...
Soccernet - Sat Dec 30 7:07 PM
Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez hails Brighton's organisation, but feels his side should have been good enough to win at St. James' Park.
Sky Sports - Sat Dec 30 6:50 PM
With the help of Opta we pick out five stats to impress your friends with from Saturday's Premier League football
Independent - Sat Dec 30 6:42 PM
The Stoke manager left key players like Xherdan Shaqiri and Joe Allen out in their collapse at Stamford Bridge
Sky Sports - Sat Dec 30 6:39 PM
Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez admitted Brighton were "difficult to break down" as the two sides played out a 0-0 draw at St James' Park.
Goal.com - Sat Dec 30 6:36 PM
Both the ex-Madrid man and Brighton's Chris Hughton were left dissatisfied by Saturday's 0-0 draw, with each manager hoping for a better result
BBC - Sat Dec 30 6:20 PM
Rafael Benitez says Newcastle must add players in the January transfer window following their 0-0 draw with Brighton.
Guardian - Sat Dec 30 6:07 PM
• London Irish 15-20 Newcastle • Visitors scored first try from what appeared to be a knock-on When you are down and in need of luck, fate usually spits in your face. London Irish, without a win here in the Premiership since March 2016, were 6-3 ahead after 22 minutes and looking reasonably comfo...
BBC - Sat Dec 30 6:04 PM
Brighton and Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton believes his side deserved more than a point after a 0-0 draw at Newcastle.
Soccernet - Sat Dec 30 5:49 PM
Neither side could break the deadlock as The Magpies and Seagulls share points at St James' Park.
Guardian - Sat Dec 30 5:30 PM
A late contender for the worst game of 2017 illustrated just why a Newcastle United side without a home win since October will spend the first part of the New Year embroiled in a relegation skirmish. Brighton are far from safe but Chris Hughton looked somewhat happier than Rafael Benítez at the e...
Soccernet - Sat Dec 30 5:22 PM
Brighton goalkeeper Mat Ryan discusses his role in the Seagulls' draw at Newcastle and and the club's position in the Premier League.
Sky Sports - Sat Dec 30 5:10 PM
Newcastle and Brighton shared the spoils on Saturday as they played out an uninspiring 0-0 draw in the Premier League at St James' Park.
Irish Independent - Sat Dec 30 5:01 PM
Rafael Benitez was left frustrated after a 0-0 draw as misfiring Newcastle failed to claim the three points they had targeted against Brighton.
Independent - Sat Dec 30 5:00 PM
Newcastle United 0 Brighton 0: The result ends the Toon's run of five straight defeats
Daily Express - Sat Dec 30 4:58 PM
NEWCASTLE were unable to bounce back from their defeat to Manchester City as they were held to a dour draw at home to Brighton.
Daily Mail - Sat Dec 30 4:53 PM
CRAIG HOPE AT ST JAMES' PARK: Benitez needed a response from his Newcastle side. The midweek loss to Manchester City marked their worst run of home results since 1953.
Goal.com - Sat Dec 30 4:50 PM
Newcastle ended a run of five home defeats by drawing 0-0 with Brighton, but a point keeps them in sight of the Premier League drop zone.
Soccernet - Sat Dec 30 4:15 PM
English Premier League: Mat Ryan (58') Newcastle 0-0 Brighton
Independent - Sat Dec 30 3:47 PM
Goal updates and all the latest action from across the Premier League
Sky Sports - Sat Dec 30 2:11 PM
Daily Star - Sat Dec 30 2:08 PM
NEWCASTLE host Brighton at St James' Park - follow all the action LIVE here with Starsport's match updates.
Daily Express - Sat Dec 30 1:55 PM
EXPRESS SPORT brings you LIVE coverage of the Premier League with Liverpool, Chelsea, Everton and Newcastle in action.
Independent - Sat Dec 30 1:28 PM
Live updates from across the Premier League
Guardian - Sat Dec 30 12:28 PM
From Arsenal to West Ham, fans assess what they need most in the January sales Related: Transfer window January 2018 – every deal in Europe's top five leagues Continue reading
Daily Express - Sat Dec 30 12:00 PM
NEWCASTLE’s proposed takeover is reportedly in jeopardy as Mike Ashley holds firm on his valuation of the club.
Mirror - Sat Dec 30 11:14 AM
The Magpies were criticised for their defensive tactics against Man City and must go for the win in this one
Football Transfer League - Sat Dec 30 10:57 AM
Jonjo Shelvey of Newcastle , rumoured to be transfering to West Ham report Daily Mirror . - Football Rumour from 30-Dec-2017
BBC - Sat Dec 30 9:35 AM
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Newcastle United and Brighton & Hove Albion.
Daily Star - Sat Dec 30 8:27 AM
RAFA BENITEZ insists criticism of his tactics won’t stop him from parking the bus in future.
Daily Express - Sat Dec 30 5:30 AM
NEWCASTLE are set to spark a transfer snowball by signing Real Madrid goalkeeper Kiko Casilla, according to reports.
Daily Telegraph - Sat Dec 30 3:15 AM
Telegraph.co.uk Like most teams, Newcastle put ten men behind the ball against City and tried to catch them on the break, yet Benitez's negative approach has been savagely attacked by some pundits, led by the former Manchester United defender Gary Neville. Benitez was and more »
Soccernet - Sat Dec 30 12:03 AM
Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez praises his side for the chances they created in the second half against Manchester City. Rafael Benitez has insisted he would do the same again after brushing off criticism of Newcastle's safety-first approach against Manchester City. The Spaniard was slammed by te...
Daily Express - Sat Dec 30 12:02 AM
RAFA BENITEZ insists criticism of his negative tactics won’t stop him from parking the bus in future.
Daily Mail - Fri Dec 29 10:31 PM
Rafa Benitez says it is too easy for former players to criticise managers and insists he would adopt the same game-plan against Manchester City despite the furore his negative tactics has caused.
Mirror - Fri Dec 29 8:56 PM
EXCLUSIVE: Moyes believes Shelvey's passing and aggression could be crucial in the second half of the season
Daily Express - Fri Dec 29 8:32 PM
ROB ELLIOT is one of four Newcastle players ruled out of their Premier League clash with Brighton at St James' Park tomorrow .
Soccernet - Fri Dec 29 6:21 PM
Pep Guardiola breaks down his side's narrow victory over Newcastle, the latest team to defend extremely deep against Man City. Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez praises his side for the chances they created in the second half against Manchester City. Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has brushed off cri...
Daily Express - Fri Dec 29 4:44 PM
BENFICA starlet Chris Willock is attracting plenty of interest from Premier League and Championship clubs.
Sky Sports - Fri Dec 29 4:30 PM
Rafa Benitez is set to make changes as his Newcastle side prepare to swap their stifling approach for a more attacking one against Brighton on Saturday.
Independent - Fri Dec 29 4:29 PM
Former Newcastle manager recalls his time in charge at St James' Park that, to this day, he still doesn't know why it ended, and returns with the Magpies in a familiar position
Sky Sports - Fri Dec 29 4:19 PM
Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez has brushed off criticism of his recent defensive tactics as he plots victory over Brighton this weekend.
Irish Independent - Fri Dec 29 4:07 PM
Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has brushed off criticism of his defensive tactics against Premier League pacesetters Manchester City as he plots victory over Brighton.
Daily Mail - Fri Dec 29 4:03 PM
Benitez says he heard no complaints from within his dressing-room after his tactics very nearly earned a point against City - and he believes it is too easy for former players to pass judgement.
Soccernet - Fri Dec 29 3:57 PM
English Premier League: Nicolas Otamendi (34') Newcastle 0-1 Manchester City Pep Guardiola breaks down his side's narrow victory over Newcastle, the latest team to defend extremely deep against Man City. MANCHESTER -- Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has hailed Nicolas Otamendi as "a superman,...
Goal.com - Fri Dec 29 3:35 PM
According to his manager, the defender has responded well after being forced off early in Manchester City's win over Newcastle United
Daily Mail - Fri Dec 29 3:20 PM
Get the latest team news, betting odds, provisional squads and the stats ahead of the Premier League clash between Newcastle and Brighton at St James' Park on Saturday.
Irish Independent - Fri Dec 29 3:00 PM
Jose Mourinho and Rafa Benitez have won seven European trophies and 10 domestic league titles between them.
Guardian - Fri Dec 29 2:26 PM
Last season’s Championship top two have enjoyed similar fortunes in the Premier League thus far, with both starting well before fading and then steadying themselves with a victory just before Christmas. Newcastle, only one point above the bottom three at the start of the weekend, will climb above...
Soccernet - Fri Dec 29 12:48 PM
Melbourne Victory finally took all three points from a home game as they narrowly beat the Newcastle Jets.
Daily Mail - Fri Dec 29 11:57 AM
Ahead of the Premier League matchday 21 fixtures, Sportsmail brings you the latest squad news, odds and stats on every top flight fixture as it breaks.
Daily Mail - Fri Dec 29 10:17 AM
Hughes is ready to rival West Bromwich Albion, Newcastle and West Ham in pursuit of the Liverpool striker. Ings may be made available by Liverpool as Jurgen Klopp looks to streamline his squad.
Guardian - Fri Dec 29 7:53 AM
Carvalhal needs immediate impact at Swansea, Schmeichel seeks redemption and Chelsea’s Azpilicueta-Morata combination threatens Stoke The wisdom of appointing Carlos Carvalhal as Swansea’s new manager is, to say the least, questionable: a man who was dismissed on Christmas Eve for underachieving...
Sky Sports - Fri Dec 29 6:00 AM
Take a look at the best goals from the latest round of Premier League games and vote for your favourite.
Sky Sports - Fri Dec 29 6:00 AM
Nick Pope, Hugo Lloris and Heurelho Gomes all feature in our pick of the saves from the latest round of Premier League games.
Caught Offside - Fri Dec 29 6:00 AM
Player went off injured early in win over Magpies Star has sat most of this season out due to multiple injury problems Boss Pep Guardiola is set to be running out of patience with the player SEE MORE: Man City dealt blow in pursuit of Bayern Munich star, player close to agreeing new deal with Ger...
Mirror - Fri Dec 29 5:12 AM
The former Burnley star is in desperate need of games to regain match sharpness after a long period out through injury
Mirror - Fri Dec 29 5:00 AM
Newcastle sat deep and conceded 80 percent of possession to Manchester City, as they lost 1-0 on Wednesday
Daily Mail - Fri Dec 29 12:55 AM
Given the manner in which the game finished, with their side pressing for a point as they trailed 1-0, the majority agree that manager Rafa Benitez’s defensive game-plan was justified.
Daily Mail - Fri Dec 29 12:34 AM
After beating Newcastle on the road on Wednesday night, City have four days to recover before a trip to south London to take on Crystal Palace followed by a home clash with Watford.
Steven will have analysed everything — and realised that's a good approach, said Benitez. Now he's in the position.
Daily Mail - 10:35 PM
The owner is the owner and he is always welcome here, so no problems, said Benitez. If he wants to come, it is not a problem. We are a professional club and we are open to anyone. And as the owner, he can come whenever he wants.
Daily Express - 10:30 PM
You want competitive professionals, said Benitez. It's very positive.
BBC - 4:02 PM
I said that to win a cup with our squad would not be easy but we picked a team here to win, said Benitez. Nobody can complain about that, the team was good enough to win. There was a disappointing thing at the end [the penalty decision] and that is difficult to take. The penalty cl...
Daily Telegraph - 1:57 AM