- Fri Sep 15 10:33 PM
SHEYI OJO has revealed why he signed for Fulham on loan despite Premier League interest. The England kid was wanted by top-flight Newcastle as well as Championship big-spenders Middlesbrough. But Ojo, 20, agreed with parent club Liverpool that it was best to go to a club where he would play regul...
- Fri Sep 15 6:19 PM
SkySports Newcastle manager Rafael
Benitez believes his squad is good enough to stay in the Premier League, despite a frustrating transfer window. Benitez, who failed to sign any new players in the final days of the summer window, will return to the dugout this and more »
- Fri Sep 15 9:39 AM
NEWCASTLE are on the verge of agreeing a new five-year deal with captain Jamaal Lascelles – as Rafa Benitez starts planning for the long term at the club. Lascelles has made a big impact since Benitez named him as captain last year despite doubts over his ability at the highest level. The 23-year...
- Thu Sep 14 11:23 AM
LEEDS and Newcastle have failed to tempt youngster Josh Earl away from Preston.
- Wed Sep 13 1:13 PM
Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake and Rabah Yousif finish season in Newcastle
- Wed Sep 13 12:22 PM
JAMAAL LASCELLES has negotiated his Newcastle team-mates a £4million survival bonus from Mike Ashley. That is on top of the £20m windfall Ashley has offered them for winning the FA Cup. Toon skipper Lascelles spoke to the club’s owner by phone to thrash out the bonus structure for this season. Su...
- Mon Sep 11 8:28 PM
The Spaniard expected a more productive transfer period for his side and admitted he may not be there for a long time
- Mon Sep 11 3:21 PM
NEWCASTLE UNITED have reportedly opened talks with Jamaal Lascelles over a new contract. The Magpies captain is currently the toast of the Toon Army after his match-winning display on Sunday. Lascelles blocked an effort on the line before heading the only goal to secure Newcastle three points at...
|I knew three or four weeks ago when I was talking with Mike Ashley,
said Benitez. He told me that the takeover will not go through [this month]. So, for me, this has changed nothing.
It tells everybody where we are,
said Benitez. We are in the Premier League and we have a lot of players giving everything, but still sometimes it is not enough.
I think they already know [we need more players],
said Benitez. We have been very clear, and I think they understand the situation.
I have no problem with him,
said Benitez. Any one would be disappointed not to play when we are trying to win the game.