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​Benitez had "positive" talks over extending Newcastle deal

Rafael Benitez, who is out of contract at Newcastle this summer as Toon boss, has said he has held further talks about his future with the St James' Park outfit.

"I was talking with (managing director) Lee Charnley this week and we will let you know as soon as we have more news," said the Spaniard.

"At the moment, it's just we have had another talk and we'll continue talking."

Asked further if the talks had been positive, the 59-year-old replied: "Yes."

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