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Rafa Benitez to stay at Newcastle United

Rafael Benitez praised his team

Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez is very close to staying at the club, The manager was expected to depart St James’ Park following their relegation, however, the situation has changed after positive talks with owner Mike Ashley and managing director Lee Charnley.

“There was a three-hour meeting with Mike Ashley on Sunday night… he met with Lee Charnley – that’s gone very positive indeed. He’s already looking at potential signing for Newcastle,” journalist George Caulkin informed.