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Rafael Benitez says unfulfilled promises from Newcastle owner Mike Ashley played a key role in his decision to quit the Premier League club for Chinese Super League team Dalian Yifang.

Rafa Benitez comments on Liverpool vs Manchester City title race

The Reds are unbeaten in the Premier League, having won 10 of the 11 matches this season. City are second in the table with 25 points, six points behind them.
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Arsene Wenger considers leading team to 2022 World Cup

Arsene Wenger has not ruled out the possibility of taking charge of a national team at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Rafael Benitez says unfulfilled promises from Newcastle owner Mike Ashley played a key role in his decision to quit the Premier League club for Chinese Super League team Dalian Yifang.

Rafael Benitez says ‘unfulfilled promises’ sparked Newcastle exit

Rafael Benitez says unfulfilled promises from Newcastle owner Mike Ashley played a key role in his decision to quit the Premier League club for Chinese Super League team Dalian Yifang.
Rafael Benitez has lifted the lid on his acrimonious departure from Newcastle United, with the Spaniard revealing that “unfulfilled promises” and broken trust forced him out.

Rafa Benitez explains how ‘unfulfilled promises’ & broken trust led him away from Newcastle

Rafael Benitez has lifted the lid on his acrimonious departure from Newcastle United, with the Spaniard revealing that “unfulfilled promises” and broken trust forced him out.
Rafael Benitez moved to China for money despite Newcastle United going above and beyond to retain his services, according to the club's managing director.

Rafa Benitez moved to China for money – Newcastle chief

Rafael Benitez moved to China "for money" despite Newcastle United going above and beyond to retain his services, according to the club's managing director.
Newcastle United have named former Manchester United captain Steve Bruce as their new manager.

Newcastle boss Steve Bruce vows to give ‘everything’ for new club

New Newcastle head coach Steve Bruce has vowed to win over the doubters after admitting he has always regretted turning down the job the first time he was offered it.
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Steven Gerrard rejects approach from Newcastle

That’s according to the Mirror, who report that Magpies owner Mike Ashley targeted both Rangers boss Gerrard and Nice coach Patrick Vieira to succeed Rafael Benítez in the St James’ Park hot-seat.
Rafael Benitez's fraught relationship with owner Mike Ashley should not deter him from remaining at the club. NEWCASTLE UNITED

Rafa Benitez explains reasons for Newcastle exit

Departing Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has claimed that the club "did not share his vision" in a farewell message to supporters on Monday morning.

Toni Kroos backs ‘unpredictable’ Germany for Euro 2020 tilt

Toni Kroos backed Leroy Sane, Julian Brandt and Serge Gnabry to make Germany contenders for Euro 2020, describing the Joachim Low's current squad as better than the one that crashed out of the World Cup.
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Joey Barton: Newcastle can attract a ‘top’ manager after Rafa Benitez exit

Joey Barton believes "top" managers will be after the vacant Newcastle United job despite the problems posed by Mike Ashley’s ownership.
Valencia are interested in making a move for Newcastle United forward Ayoze Perez.

Valencia keen on signing Newcastle star Ayoze Perez

Valencia are interested in making a move for Newcastle United forward Ayoze Perez.

Claudio Ranieri interested in replacing Rafa Benitez at Newcastle

The former Leicester manager, who won the Premier League title with the Foxes in the 2015-16 season, has been without a job since leaving Roma at the end of the campaign.

Chelsea meet Frank Lampard over Stamford Bridge job

Chelsea have met with Frank Lampard to discuss the manager’s role at Stamford Bridge as Juventus prepare to announce the appointment of Maurizio Sarri as their new coach.
[FILE] Chelsea’s Italian head coach Maurizio Sarri smiles ahead of the English Premier League football match between between Cardiff City and Chelsea at Cardiff City Stadium in Cardiff, south Wales on March 31, 2019. (Photo by Geoff CADDICK - AFP)

Maurizio Sarri’s Chelsea future in spotlight as Europa final looms

Maurizio Sarri faces an uncertain future as Chelsea manager even if the much-maligned Italian leads his side to victory in the Europa League final against Arsenal.
Jurgen Klopp criticised journalists for playing an "easy game" over his comments about Liverpool's Champions League semi-final at Camp Nou and also slammed "s***" stories regarding his feelings towards Barcelona's former Reds midfielder Philippe Coutinho.

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool don’t have time to think about Barcelona now

Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool cannot allow themselves to be distracted by a disappointing Champions League semi-final first leg against Barcelona as they travel to Newcastle United.
Tottenham Hotspur's Argentinian head coach Mauricio Pochettino celebrates at the final whistle during the UEFA Champions League quarter final second leg football match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester. Getty Images

Premier League give Champions League duo extra day to prepare

Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur will have an extra day to prepare for their Champions League semi-finals second leg matches after the Premier League on Saturday brought forward their respective fixtures.
Newcastle United defender Florian Lejeune has been ruled out for the rest of the season with a knee injury.

Florian Lejeune to miss rest of Newcastle’s season with knee injury

Newcastle United defender Florian Lejeune has been ruled out for the rest of the season with a knee injury.
Rafael Benitez's fraught relationship with owner Mike Ashley should not deter him from remaining at the club. NEWCASTLE UNITED

Rafa Benitez admits he is ‘not too close’ to resolving Newcastle future

Rafael Benitez admits he is "not too close" to resolving his future with Newcastle, despite holding talks with the club.

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