Rafa Benitez scraps Newcastle's tradition of short winter break as Spaniard seeks FA Cup run: 'It’s about enjoying it and seeing how far we go'

It used to be the case that Newcastle’s players enjoyed a winter break over the weekend of the FA Cup third round.
Even though some managers have tried to deny such a practice, it was widely known that senior stars were often granted a short holiday in early January.
That came from the top of the club, whose message was, in effect, to duck out of the cup competitions as early as possible and concentrate on Premier League survival.
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7 January 2018 in Sport, Views: 60
Source: Daily Mail

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