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Rafa Benitez delighted with the addition of Almiron

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has expressed happiness over the addition of Miguel Almiron to his current squad. The Magpies are currently in and around...

Benitez amazed by Schar’s brilliant solo goal

Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez says he was surprised Fabian Schar's solo goal in their 3-0 home win against Cardiff City on Saturday. Benitez praised Schar...

Benitez pleads with Newcastle United fans

Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez has pleaded with the club's fans to support his players at St James’s Park to help them turn their...

Fans crucial to Newcastle’s survival, says Benitez

Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez has stressed the important role that the black and white army could play in the coming months as they fight...

Benitez optimistic amid Newcastle’s injury woes

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez is confident some of his injured players will be fit in time for Saturday's Premier League home game with Cardiff. As...

Benitez still has faith in Newcastle United

The Spanish manager believes his team can still be saved this season, despite losing 2-1 against Chelsea and slipping into the bottom three of...

Rafa Benitez wary of Chelsea threat

Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez is pessimistic about his side's chances at Chelsea as they prepare to travel to Stamford Bridge on Saturday. The Magpies are just...

Rafa set to ring the changes for Rovers clash

Newcastle United boss Rafa Benítez is set to rotate his squad for Saturday’s FA Cup third-round clash with Blackburn Rovers. The Magpies will host Championship side at St....

Benitez hails Newcastle’s work rate in Watford draw

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez is pleased with his players' "effort and work rate" after their 1-1 draw at Watford on Saturday. Newcastle goalkeeper Martin Dubravka denied Watford...

Benitez opens up on Newcastle’s struggles

Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez says it will take a miracle for his side to finish in the top half of the Premier League...

Rafa Benitez: Aleksandar Mitrovic has no point to prove

Newcastle Manager Rafa Benitez says Aleksandar Mitrovic should not feel the need to prove himself when he returns to Newcastle with Fulham on Saturday. The...

Ranieri hails ‘great manager’ Rafa Benitez

Fulham manager Claudio Ranieri has described Rafa Benitez as "great manager", saying the Spaniard is "more Italian" than him. Ranieri is looking forward to pitting...

Benitez hails Newcastle’s ‘important’ win

Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez has praised their 1-0 win at Huddersfield as "really important" as the Magpies moved six points clear of the...

Rafa Benítez confirm trio out of Huddersfield trip

Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez has confirmed that Newcastle trio of DeAndre Yedlin, Jonjo Shelvey and Karl Darlow will be unavailable when they visit Huddersfield...

Everton is good team and they played well – Benitez

Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez believes rival Everton is a good team, acknowledging that they played well to a 1-1 draw. Speaking after the match, as...

Rafa Benitez delighted with draw

Newcastle head coach Rafa Benitez believes his side had more opportunities to beat Everton but was delighted with the games 1-1 draw at Goodison...

Dummett ruled out for Everton match

Newcastle United manager Rafa Benítez has revealed that injured defender Paul Dummett will not make a return at Goodison Park on Wednesday. Having sustained a...

Benitez calls for business as usual amid club sale talks

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has called for "business as usual" after owner Mike Ashley revealed that sale talks are ongoing. Club owner Mike Ashley on...

Rafa Benitez’s replies to questions about in-stadium planned protests

Newcastle United coach Rafa Benitez says he"respects and understands" why fans of Newcastle United may want to protest, he, however, adds that he can...

Benitez calls for more of the same after Burnley win

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez is happy with their 2-1 win at Burnley on Monday night and has urged his players to build on their...

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Let's test your wisdom about goalkeeper Peter Schmeichel, one of Denmark and Manchester United's best players of all time. You get 10 questions. Enjoy!