By Marvin Otieno Okungu
Rafael Benitez is expected to continue talks with Newcastle over the weekend regarding new contract. The Spaniard sat down with bosses in London on Thursday in abid to thrash out a new contract.
Benitez who wants to be given a green light to sign players over the age of 26 which is against the club policy in previous year 5 million pound a year contract ends in June 30th after he has been at the St James Park for three years breaking club long standing transfer record by signing Miguel Almiron in January 2019.
Newcastle concluded their season with a 4-0 win at Fulham last Sunday securing a 13th place finish in the premier league.