Rafa Benitez: Forget my Championship experience – I’ll get Newcastle ready for promotion

26 May

“If we don’t win our first game, I’m sure people will say it’s because of that, but that’s football. “If you look at my record, I started in the second division in Spain and won two promotions. “I’ve played against sides from outside the Premier League here in cup competitions, so I know the leagues.

DAVID WOODS COLUMN: Rooney at centre-back, Mourinho’s failings, Rafael Benitez

26 May

Asked about Rooney’s performance in the FA Cup final win over Crystal Palace, when he popped up more in his own box than the opponents, Hodgson was only excited by his run to set up Juan Mata to score in the 81st minute. “That’s the Wayne Rooney we are hoping to see in the Euros,” […]

Revealed: Premier League teams ranked by how much season ticket holders pay for every home goal scored

26 May

With the price of football rocketing, and pricing people out of going to watch their favourite team, it’s important to get value for money. This season in Spain, Barcelona’s replica shirt with name and number on the back was more expensive than their cheapest season ticket – just to drive the point home. And the […]

‘It is fantastic for Newcastle’ – Jamie Carragher says club have pulled off major coup in keeping his former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez

26 May

Jamie Carragher says keeping Rafa Benitez is a major coup for Newcastle. Benitez has agreed to stay on at St James’ Park following the club’s relegation from the Premier League. The Spaniard was managing Real Madrid at the start of the year but will now be lining up against the likes of Burton Albion and Rotherham […]

Roma keen on Toon star

26 May

Georginio Wijnaldum is on the wanted list of Italian side AS Roma and the player’s agent has suggested a move could happen. Newcastle are hoping to keep the majority of their star players despite relegation to the Championship, but departures are inevitable, and Wijnaldum looks the most likely to move on. There will be no […]

‘It is fantastic for Newcastle’ – Jamie Carragher says club have pulled off major coup in keeping his former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez

26 May

Jamie Carragher says keeping Rafa Benitez is a major coup for Newcastle. Benitez has agreed to stay on at St James’ Park following the club’s relegation from the Premier League. The Spaniard was managing Real Madrid at the start of the year but will now be lining up against the likes of Burton Albion and Rotherham […]

‘It is fantastic for Newcastle’ – Jamie Carragher says club have pulled off major coup in keeping his former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez

26 May

Jamie Carragher says keeping Rafa Benitez is a major coup for Newcastle. Benitez has agreed to stay on at St James’ Park following the club’s relegation from the Premier League. The Spaniard was managing Real Madrid at the start of the year but will now be lining up against the likes of Burton Albion and Rotherham […]

‘It is fantastic for Newcastle’ – Jamie Carragher says club have pulled off major coup in keeping his former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez

26 May

Jamie Carragher says keeping Rafa Benitez is a major coup for Newcastle. Benitez has agreed to stay on at St James’ Park following the club’s relegation from the Premier League. The Spaniard was managing Real Madrid at the start of the year but will now be lining up against the likes of Burton Albion and Rotherham […]

‘It is fantastic for Newcastle’ – Jamie Carragher says club have pulled off major coup in keeping his former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez

26 May

Jamie Carragher says keeping Rafa Benitez is a major coup for Newcastle. Benitez has agreed to stay on at St James’ Park following the club’s relegation from the Premier League. The Spaniard was managing Real Madrid at the start of the year but will now be lining up against the likes of Burton Albion and Rotherham […]

‘It is fantastic for Newcastle’ – Jamie Carragher says club have pulled off major coup in keeping his former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez

26 May

Jamie Carragher says keeping Rafa Benitez is a major coup for Newcastle. Benitez has agreed to stay on at St James’ Park following the club’s relegation from the Premier League. The Spaniard was managing Real Madrid at the start of the year but will now be lining up against the likes of Burton Albion and Rotherham […]