Newcastle fans think Benitez could finally quit this summer

Rafael Benitez and Mike Ashley’s strained relationship currently seems to be more stable than it has been for quite some time, with the controversial owner finally granting the Newcastle boss appropriate funds in the January window.

The result of Ashley doing so was the high-profile arrival of Miguel Almiron, who signed for a club-record £20m and will add a different dimension to a Magpies attack that was becoming frustratingly predictable.

Benitez has found a system that works and the club finally seem to be entering a place where they won’t be certain relegation strugglers season after season, although, if he doesn’t sign new terms at the end of the season, they will be back to square one.

Wolves Fan TV give us their outsiders take on the turbulent situation behind the scenes at Newcastle in the video below…

As put by The Telegraph’s Luke Edwards, there is a growing fear amid Benitez’s refusal to answer questions concerning his future at St James’ Park that he will finally quit at the end of the season.

The Toon Army certainly aren’t convinced that the Newcastle camp is completely settled just yet, with many of the belief that Benitez will be clearing out his office regardless of whether he guides the Tyneside outfit to another season of Premier League football.

Here’s what they had to say on Twitter…