Newcastle Quiz: How well do you remember the Rafa Benitez years?

    Arriving at a club in the midst of a crisis, Rafa Benitez is held in the highest esteem on Tyneside for the job he did by guiding Newcastle back to the Premier League.

    When he first joined the club it was something of a surprise to see a coach with so many honours behind him agree to become the manager of a side fighting relegation.

    However, Benitez quickly proved his worth and while he was unable to prevent his side from being relegated shortly after his arrival, he guided them back to the Premier League at the first time of asking.

    NFL Betting

    Two seasons of mid-table solidity followed in spite of the backroom uncertainty and a lack of support in the transfer market, which meant that the news he was departing last summer was met with sadness among many observers.

    Here, we look back on Benitez’s stint at St James’ Park and test your knowledge on the details of his reign…

    Source link news

    Related articles



    Please enter your comment!
    Please enter your name here

    Betting on Soccer

    Share article

    Latest articles

    Liverpool fans torn on “very surprising” penalty call to seal 3-1 win – Liverpool FC

    Liverpool were handed a late penalty to seal their 3-1 win over Crystal Palace on Sunday, but fans were left divided over whether it...

    Tottenham ‘strike agreement’ with AC Milan for masterful Franck Kessie signing but star says no

    Tottenham chief Fabio Paratici has reportedly struck an agreement with AC Milan for Franck Kessie, but they have still been given bad news in...

    Match Report Manchester United Women v Tottenham Hotspur WSL 23 Jan 2022

    SECOND HALF – COMPLETING THE JOB In the second 45, it was again United who started the smarter of the two sides and like in the...

    Alaves 0-1 Barcelona: Player ratings

    Barcelona snatched a 1-0 victory away to Alaves with a late Frenkie de Jong winner on Sunday night that took them to within one...

    Everton manager latest as latest meeting sees new frontrunner emerge

    By Conor Laird Published: January 23, 2022 9:46 pm Last Updated: January 23, 2022 9:51 pm   A new leader has emerged in the Everton manager sweepstakes,...
    Betting on Soccer


    Subscribe to stay updated.