Newcastle fans here in the Tavern will want their side to challenge for a European spot next season, with anything less being seen as a disaster.
Indeed, the Magpies managed to finish the season strongly as they ended Chelsea’s hopes of securing a Champions League place with a 3-0 victory at St James’ Park. Although, many of our local residents received some negative news recently, as according to the Chronicle Live, Rafa Benitez has encountered a genuine struggle to land the terms he wants in his next contract, and he is concerned that the club’s hierarchy don’t have the same vision as him.
Sadly, it’s understood that Rafa Benitez has encountered a genuine struggle to land the terms he wants in his next contract.
The Spaniard won’t put pen to paper on a new deal unless he feels it gives him the chance to climb into the Premier League top six within the same time frame of his deal.
And, so far during talks with the club’s hierarchy he is concerned that they don’t have the same vision for the future as him.
There’s no doubt that Rafa Benitez is one of the most impressive managers in world football, so it remains to be seen as to why the Magpies are struggling to meet his demands. Indeed, it is a big concern that the club might not have the same vision as Benitez, as this could force him into rejecting a new deal.
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