30 Dec

Video: Benitez takes charge of Newcastle training for the first time as manager

first_imgNewcastle acted quickly in appointing Rafa Benitez as Steve McClaren’s replacement as manager of the club.The board removed McClaren on Friday morning and the new boss had his players out on the training pitch later in the afternoon.Newcastle do not play until Monday evening when they travel to Leicester.QUINN: BENITEZ WILL BE BEST MANAGER MAGPIES HAVE HAD SINCE BOBBY ROBSON Rafa Benitez and Newcastle players train together for the first time 1center_img LIVE on #Periscope: Rafa Benítez’s first Newcastle United training session. #NUFC https://t.co/PU2cLAToUJ— Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) March 11, 2016last_img read more