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Rafa on Mike Ashley and money: 'He knows what he told me. He knows what I was thinking.'

The Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez has held a press conference ahead of his side's next fixture against Huddersfield on Sunday.

During the briefing he explored a number of issues, including:

  • Last Sunday's defeat to Tottenham Hotspur
  • Jonjo Shelvey's sending off, and the player's 'anger management issues'
  • Owner Mike Ashley's admission that they do not have as much money to spend on players as other Premier League clubs
  • The transfer window, and whether Newcastle will make further signings
  • How they are preparing for the match against Huddersfield
  • New signing Joselu, and what he brings to the club
  • The terror attacks in Spain

Watch the full press conference here: