Benitez takes over from McLaren
The former Real Madrid and Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez has taken over from Steve McLaren at struggling Newcastle.
The Magpies are languishing second from bottom in the English Premier League have now turned to the manager who has so far managed two Premier League teams in Chelsea and Liverpool.
Newcastle under McLaren have so far won only six matches with four of them being at home.
Benitez will try and turn around the fortunes of this club in the remaining ten matches starting with the away trip to face league leaders Leicester.
Here are some of the stats for Mclaren's Newcastle:
|Failed to score||12|
|Ave. goals scored||1.0|
|Ave. goals conceded||1.9|
|Biggest win||Newcastle 6 - 2 Norwich|
|Biggest loss||Man City 6 - 1 Newcastle|
|Scored 3 or more||2|
|Conceded 3 or more||8|
|Scored 5 or more||1|
|Conceded 5 or more||3|
|Ave. goals scored||1.5|
|Ave. goals conceded||1.5|
|Ave. goals scored||0.5|
|Ave. goals conceded||2.3|