Newcastle United in Spain: Liam Kennedy's video diary analyses Rafa Benitez's contract situation, the Magpies' final days on the continent & injuries

Newcastle United are back from their six-day warm weather trip to Spain - and so too is our man Liam Kennedy.

He has been out in Murcia since last Thursday providing updates on the Magpies - check out the Shields Gazette website for all the latest news.

Follow Liam Kennedy on Twitter - @LiamJKennedy23

Follow Liam Kennedy on Twitter - @LiamJKennedy23

On today's agenda is manager Rafa Benitez's contract, which ends in the summer, injuries within the squad and also how beneficial the trip was for United, who find themselves in a Premier League relegation battle with just 12 games to go.

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