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      Rafael Benitez Discussion Thread

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      Frankly, Mr Shankly
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      Re: Rafael Benitez Discussion Thread
      Reply #10100: Jan 29, 2019 10:15:20 pm
      Listen, I'm under no illusions that we still have a big job to do tomorrow and for the remainder of the season. Leicester are a tough nut.

      Anyhow, there's nothing more fantastic in football than seeing Rafa taking off his glasses and tucking them into his top pocket - the ultimate 'job done' gesture.

      And besides - Newcastle beating Man City. It SHOULD be the norm and once upon a time it was. The former are a bigger club than the latter after all.
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      Re: Rafael Benitez Discussion Thread
      Reply #10101: Jan 29, 2019 10:16:02 pm
      Listening to him now..

      Love him..
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      Reply #10102: Jan 29, 2019 10:19:22 pm
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      Reply #10103: Jan 29, 2019 10:22:10 pm
      Setting aside all the title race stuff, it's just a wonderful result for a wonderful man. The least he deserves given how hard he works and how much he has dragged such an average Newcastle side to remain competitive let alone remain within the Premier League. Massive for their survival hopes.
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      Reply #10104: Jan 29, 2019 10:22:58 pm
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      Reply #10105: Jan 29, 2019 10:27:11 pm
      media:

      City looking untouchable and will overtake Liverpool..

      Rafa: Hold my beer..
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      Reply #10106: Jan 29, 2019 10:28:59 pm
      Fantastic!
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      Re: Rafael Benitez Discussion Thread
      Reply #10107: Jan 29, 2019 10:32:47 pm
      The Geordies will love him even more now and a few players are coming in so he will stay and I believe he is on for a good bonus to stay in the league ...smart cookie our Rafa
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      Reply #10108: Jan 29, 2019 10:34:26 pm
      Love Rafa, well done NUFC
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      Re: Rafael Benitez Discussion Thread
      Reply #10109: Jan 29, 2019 10:36:54 pm
      Right lets get an LFCreds collection going send Rafa  a case of his favourite wine
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      Re: Rafael Benitez Discussion Thread
      Reply #10110: Jan 29, 2019 10:39:49 pm
      media:

      City looking untouchable and will overtake Liverpool..

      Rafa: Hold my beer..


      Commentator before the match was saying it was more a cause of trying to keep the score down for Newcastle, to lose with "dignity". That did seem to be the case when they scored in less than 30 seconds... but what an unbelievable comeback that was!
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      Reply #10111: Jan 29, 2019 10:41:25 pm
      Rafa is a RED and so is his family his daughters who are teenagers have lived in Caldy for 15 years now and despite Rafa leaving Liverpool FC his family home remains the same. His wife works tirelessly for smaller Charities with her foundation the couple have done so much to support this area hence why some of us feel it so necessary to defend his name and legacy
       
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      Re: Rafael Benitez Discussion Thread
      Reply #10112: Jan 29, 2019 10:42:07 pm
      Commentator before the match was saying it was more a cause of trying to keep the score down for Newcastle, to lose with "dignity". That did seem to be the case when they scored in less than 30 seconds... but what an unbelievable comeback that was!

      3 times out of 4 City have lost this season they’ve taken the lead and in the Chavs game they did everything but......maybe just expecting it to happen after last season...?
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      Reply #10113: Jan 29, 2019 10:48:25 pm
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      Reply #10114: Jan 29, 2019 10:55:36 pm
      3 times out of 4 City have lost this season they’ve taken the lead and in the Chavs game they did everything but......maybe just expecting it to happen after last season...?

      I don't think they are used to teams coming back at them once ahead they like to win easy. Lets hope Arsenal give them a game at the weekend
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      Reply #10115: Jan 29, 2019 11:02:53 pm
      Think Newcastle doing us a massive favour is as good of a reason as any to open this up.

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      Reply #10116: Jan 29, 2019 11:06:24 pm
      Rafa is a RED and so is his family his daughters who are teenagers have lived in Caldy for 15 years now and despite Rafa leaving Liverpool FC his family home remains the same. His wife works tirelessly for smaller Charities with her foundation the couple have done so much to support this area hence why some of us feel it so necessary to defend his name and legacy
       

      I'll second that.

      What they've done here on the Wirral is fantastic.
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      Reply #10117: Jan 29, 2019 11:09:52 pm
      I don't think they are used to teams coming back at them once ahead they like to win easy. Lets hope Arsenal give them a game at the weekend

      I think they’ve been rattled since we stayed with ‘em Aug-Oct........
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      Reply #10118: Jan 29, 2019 11:26:59 pm
      I'll second that.

      What they've done here on the Wirral is fantastic.

      Rafa is an adopted scouser wool
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      Re: Rafael Benitez Discussion Thread
      Reply #10119: Jan 29, 2019 11:34:20 pm
      Sqaud is getting thin with injury problems, we have been toiling in recent games so in comes in our Rafa with a helping hand!
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      Re: Rafael Benitez Discussion Thread
      Reply #10120: Jan 29, 2019 11:35:13 pm
      Boss Tha..
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      Re: Rafael Benitez Discussion Thread
      Reply #10121: Jan 30, 2019 01:53:08 am
      Thank you Rafa, YNWA
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      Re: Rafael Benitez Discussion Thread
      Reply #10122: Jan 30, 2019 02:10:21 am
      I love Rafa.
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      Re: Rafael Benitez Discussion Thread
      Reply #10123: Jan 30, 2019 07:09:05 am

      I'd even go as far as saying, and this is quite a statement, that he is even more of a gypsy than you are 😊
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      Reply #10124: Jan 30, 2019 09:17:01 am

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