EXCLUSIVE: Rafa Benitez is a sure-fire thing to get Newcastle promoted – Malcolm Macdonald

30 Jul

And while Newcastle are short-priced favourites at 7-4 to be crowned Championship kings, the Toon Army would be barmy not to wager some hard-earned cash on that outcome. That’s the view of St James’ Park legend Malcolm Macdonald, who predicts a return to the Premier League at the first attempt under manager Rafa Benitez. Newcastle, […]

Newcastle 3 Vitesse 2: Magpies finish pre-season undefeated

30 Jul

The future of Toon ace Moussa Sissoko, who has been linked with Real Madrid, and Juve, remains uncertain. But Benitez expects the France star to link up with Newcastle this week – unless a move goes through. He said: “The players who aren’t here now, like Moussa, will come and start with us until we […]

Rafa Benitez has to increase Newcastle’s spending to £45m to land striker target

30 Jul

Newcastle have seen an £8m bid for the French winger rejected by their Championship rivals. They are set to table an improved offer – but need up the ante to £10m before Brighton will do business. Benitez has already splashed £35m on six summer arrivals – Dwight Gayle, Matt Ritchie, Grant Hanley, Jesus Gamez, Isaac […]

Rafa Benitez has to increase Newcastle’s spending to £45m to land striker target

30 Jul

Newcastle have seen an £8m bid for the French winger rejected by their Championship rivals. They are set to table an improved offer – but need up the ante to £10m before Brighton will do business. Benitez has already splashed £35m on six summer arrivals – Dwight Gayle, Matt Ritchie, Grant Hanley, Jesus Gamez, Isaac […]

Rafa Benitez has to increase Newcastle’s spending to £45m to land striker target

30 Jul

Newcastle have seen an £8m bid for the French winger rejected by their Championship rivals. They are set to table an improved offer – but need up the ante to £10m before Brighton will do business. Benitez has already splashed £35m on six summer arrivals – Dwight Gayle, Matt Ritchie, Grant Hanley, Jesus Gamez, Isaac […]

Rafa Benitez has to increase Newcastle’s spending to £45m to land striker target

30 Jul

Newcastle have seen an £8m bid for the French winger rejected by their Championship rivals. They are set to table an improved offer – but need up the ante to £10m before Brighton will do business. Benitez has already splashed £35m on six summer arrivals – Dwight Gayle, Matt Ritchie, Grant Hanley, Jesus Gamez, Isaac […]

Rafa Benitez has to increase Newcastle’s spending to £45m to land striker target

30 Jul

Newcastle have seen an £8m bid for the French winger rejected by their Championship rivals. They are set to table an improved offer – but need up the ante to £10m before Brighton will do business. Benitez has already splashed £35m on six summer arrivals – Dwight Gayle, Matt Ritchie, Grant Hanley, Jesus Gamez, Isaac […]

Rafa Benitez has to increase Newcastle’s spending to £45m to land striker target

30 Jul

Newcastle have seen an £8m bid for the French winger rejected by their Championship rivals. They are set to table an improved offer – but need up the ante to £10m before Brighton will do business. Benitez has already splashed £35m on six summer arrivals – Dwight Gayle, Matt Ritchie, Grant Hanley, Jesus Gamez, Isaac […]

Rafa Benitez has to increase Newcastle’s spending to £45m to land striker target

30 Jul

Newcastle have seen an £8m bid for the French winger rejected by their Championship rivals. They are set to table an improved offer – but need up the ante to £10m before Brighton will do business. Benitez has already splashed £35m on six summer arrivals – Dwight Gayle, Matt Ritchie, Grant Hanley, Jesus Gamez, Isaac […]

Rafa Benitez has to increase Newcastle’s spending to £45m to land striker target

30 Jul

Newcastle have seen an £8m bid for the French winger rejected by their Championship rivals. They are set to table an improved offer – but need up the ante to £10m before Brighton will do business. Benitez has already splashed £35m on six summer arrivals – Dwight Gayle, Matt Ritchie, Grant Hanley, Jesus Gamez, Isaac […]