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Player Explains Simply – What Makes Rafa World-Class

March 14th, 2017 · 10 Comments

Rafa Benitez eats, sleeps and breathes football, so he is very well suited to be the manager of Newcastle United where the City is well known for its complete passion for football and everything revolves around its famous football club. It’s been clear in the year Rafa has been at the club that he wants […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Paul Dummett · Training Ground · Trophies

Rafa – I Want To Take Newcastle To The Very Top

January 6th, 2017 · 32 Comments

Rafa Benitez said when he signed on at Newcastle last May that he wanted to win trophies at Newcastle and just in case fans had thought Rafa had lost any of that huge ambition, he has said once again that he wants to take Newcastle to the top – “to the very top.” But he has […]

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Tags: Championship · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Trophies

Benitez Admits He’s Been Talking To Many Players

December 26th, 2016 · 7 Comments

The game tonight against Sheffield Wednesday and on Friday night against Nottingham Forest are both sell-outs at St. James’ Park and that’s starting to be regular occurrence at the club this season. And Rafa is using that fact with players in his recruitment efforts,  as he sells Newcastle United – who recently were ranked as Briton’s […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Trophies

Newcastle Get Hull Away In Quarter Finals

October 26th, 2016 · 29 Comments

The draw for the quarter finals of the EFL (League) Cup has just taken place at Sky Sports and Newcastle have drawn Hull City away so we missed some of the heavy hitters. That’s a winnable game for us against a side short on confidence and who are already struggling in the Premier League this […]

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Tags: EFL Cup · League Cup · Newcastle News · Trophies

Former Star Excited About Newcastle Under Rafa Benitez

October 23rd, 2016 · 2 Comments

Kieron Dyer played at Newcastle for eight years from 1999 and played the whole five years when Sir Bobby Robson was managing the club from 999. And Kieron proved to be a challenge for the former England manager, basically because he was often a pain to manage on Tyneside. Kieron and Craig Bellamy were a handful […]

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Tags: Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Premier League · Press · Trophies

Benitez On Why He Wants To Do Really Well At Newcastle

September 13th, 2016 · 87 Comments

Rafa Benitez pulled no punches yesterday in his praise for Alan Shearer as his new statue at St. James’ Park was unveiled in what was a really memorable day for both Alan and the club. Rafa was full of praise for the Newcastle number 9 – one of the greatest players ever to wear the famous black and white […]

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Tags: Alan Shearer · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Other News · Statue · Trophies