Rafael Benitez

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Rafa Benitez, Newcastle and the benefits of pragmatism

Benitez has been in charge at Newcastle United for over 1100 days, a significant achievement at a club that has…

4 weeks ago
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Rafael Benitez's wild-eyed calm in the Molineux press-conference

Rafael Benitez suffered through a cruel, last-minute injustice last Monday night and the glare of the television cameras in the…

2 months ago
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Even in defeat, Newcastle show the value of Rafael Benitez's work

Newcastle succumbed to Son Heung-Min's late goal at Wembley on Saturday, but were still an impressive reflection of Rafael Benitez's…

3 months ago
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Rafael Benitez is not the architect of Newcastle's predicament

With Newcastle United bottom of the Premier League, criticism is being misdirected at Rafael Benitez.

6 months ago
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Mike Ashley can never be separated from any Newcastle United failure

Gradually, criticism of Newcastle United is starting to extend beyond Mike Ashley - and that ignores the depth of an…

8 months ago
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The Misters: 15-11

Two former European Cup winners feature as the list continues. Here are managers 15 to 11.

8 months ago
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Even in victory, Newcastle provoke familiar regret

Newcastle United's win over Swansea on Sunday was, under the circumstances, a 'good news' story.

2 years ago
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Rafael Benitez wields his politics at Newcastle

Rafa Benitez is not the most obvious folk hero. A nondescript looking man who resembles an exasperated Paul Giamatti character,

2 years ago
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