Benitez 'helpless' as thrashing compounds slow start in China

2019-11-29 08:18

Rafael Benitez won the Champions League with Liverpool and coached Real Madrid, but the scale of the task he confronts in China was laid bare this week.

Benitez exit a surprise says Newcastle midfielder Ritchie

2019-07-16 11:37

Newcastle United midfielder Matt Ritchie said on Tuesday that he was "surprised" and "disappointed" to see manager Rafael Benitez leave the Premier League crisis club.

Ashley did not share Benitez's vision for Newcastle

2019-07-01 11:30

Rafael Benitez has pinpointed Newcastle owner Mike Ashley's vision for the club as the reason his three-year reign in charge of the Magpies came to an end.

Benitez ready to splash the cash

2019-04-17 10:30

Newcastle United boss Rafa Benitez has identified Burnley's Dwight McNeil and Bournemouth's Adam Fraser and David Brooks as transfer targets.

Newcastle survive Blackburn FA Cup replay scare

2019-01-16 06:46

Newcastle survived an FA Cup scare at Blackburn as they blew a two-goal lead before hitting back to win after extra time in their third round replay.

Newcastle climb away from danger zone with Burnley win

2018-11-27 06:50

Newcastle pulled further clear of the Premier League relegation zone with a third successive win and first at Turf Moor in over 40 years as they beat Burnley.

Benitez: Newcastle already in relegation battle

2018-07-20 17:24

Rafael Benitez has warned that Newcastle United are already in a relegation battle after a lean of summer of signings at St James’s Park.

Benitez: Toon have to 'wheel and deal'

2018-07-18 11:59

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez admits the club simply do not have the resources to sign big-name players and must be crafty in the transfer market.

Southgate qualities 'echo Mourinho, Conte'

2018-06-21 10:28

England coach Steve Holland believes Gareth Southgate is showing the same key qualities he saw in the likes of Jose Mourinho, Rafael Benitez and Antonio Conte.

Benitez: We still need two more points

2018-04-09 09:36

Newcastle United boss Rafa Benitez was delighted to record a third successive Premier League victory with the 2-1 defeat of an inconsistent Leicester City on Saturday afternoon.


Ashley hits back at Benitez: 'He took the totally soft option'

2019-07-29 07:47

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley has accused former manager Rafael Benitez of being greedy and choosing money over the club.

Benitez to take charge of Chinese side Dalian Yifang

2019-07-02 11:04

Champions League-winning manager Rafael Benitez said that he will join Chinese Super League side Dalian Yifang.

Mourinho not interested in Newcastle project

2019-06-26 14:35

Jose Mourinho has appeared to play down reports he could be set to succeed Rafael Benitez as Newcastle United manager.

Just one more win needed for Magpies, says Benitez

2019-03-18 12:50

Rafael Benitez says one more win will be enough for Premier League survival for Newcastle United and has told his players to enjoy their break.

Benitez: Newcastle need 'another miracle' to stay up

2018-12-24 14:56

Rafael Benitez believes it will be "another miracle" if his Newcastle side retain their Premier League status.

Benitez: Newcastle can avoid relegation

2018-10-09 12:57

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez believes they will stave off relegation once again this season, despite being 19th in the Premier League standings.

Benitez eyeing more signings at Newcastle

2018-07-18 16:25

Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez has revealed that he is aiming to bring in a few more signings before the season starts.

Benitez eyes long-term stay at Newcastle

2018-07-11 16:35

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has declared that he would like to stay for at least five years, if the club's ownership backs him in the transfer market.

Benitez: Klopp's team better than mine

2018-05-23 16:29

Former Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez says the current squad is better than his 2005 Champions League winning side.

Newcastle frustrated again, held to a draw

2017-12-30 20:36

Newcastle frustrated again in the Premier League as it is held to a 0-0 home draw by fellow promoted team Brighton.

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