Newcastle United news: Benitez holds media call, striker search latest

Rafa Benitez will face the media this afternoon ahead of Newcastle United's visit to Ashton Gate.

Friday, 19th August 2016, 10:06 am
Updated Friday, 19th August 2016, 11:14 am
Rafa Benitez

Benitez's side take on Bristol City in the Championship tomorrow afternoon.

Writer Miles Starforth will be at Benitez's 1pm Press conference.

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Newcastle go into the game on the back of a 4-1 midweek win over Reading at St James's Park.

Summer signing Matt Ritchie – who scored a penalty in the game – has been talking about the "joy" of playing for United.