Rafa Benitez wants Islam Slimani to prove he belongs in the Premier League during Newcastle loan spell
Rafa Benitez has challenged Islam Slimani to save his Premier League career and his reputation after finally returning from injury.
The Leicester striker joined Newcastle on loan on deadline day but has been sidelined for the past two months with a thigh strain.
Slimani will be named among the substitutes for Saturday afternoon's visit of Huddersfield and, given he cannot play against his parent club next weekend, he will cost the Magpies around £500,000 per match.
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