Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has revealed the reason why he stayed at the club despite being relegated from the Premier League.
He said that the board had given him the guarantee that he will be allowed to make changes to the club and this is why he remained at the club.
He said that the Newcastle United’s board is quite comprehensive and that they have the right desire and ambition to move the club forward. He stated that it is this enthusiasm that convinced him to stay at the club and this is why he accepted to remain as manager of the club.
Rafael Benitez said that Newcastle United was already a well-run club and already had the right persons in place. He stated that he only had to motivate them and make sure that they give the best for the club.
He said that there is some experienced person at the club and the only thing that they need is a clear idea to follow. Benitez stated that he has his own ideas about how the club should be run and he said that he would implement it gradually.
The manager believes that Newcastle United can have a good season and that they have a good chance of winning promotion at the end of the season. He said that it is important that the players give their best on the pitch in order to win games. He admitted that this is a long season and that the team will have to remain consistent if they want to have a chance to making it to the Premier League.
Benitez said that he has the ambition of making Newcastle United an established club in the Premier League and it is for this reason that he agreed to remain at the head of the club.