Newcastle United news: Benitez won over by fans, Bruce in frame for job?

Rafa Benitez
Rafa Benitez

Rafa Benitez could yet stay at Newcastle United in the event of relegation.

That's today's big news ahead of the game tonight which could decide the club's fate.

Sunderland can relegate third-bottom Newcastle by beating Everton at the Stadium of Light.

The club's manager has a break clause in his contract allowing him to leave St James's Park in the event of relegation.

But the 56-year-old – who feels he can help United realise it's "potential" – could yet surprise the club's fans.

Read the full story here.

Meanwhile, The Mirror have touted Hull City manager Steve Bruce as a potential candidate for the job should Benitez leave in the summer.

Finally, two Newcastle players have already spoken to one manager about a loan next season.

Find out who they are here.

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