RAFA BENITEZ insists his contract stalemate is to not blame for Newcastle’s disastrous begin.
The Toon boss is into the final yr of his deal and refused to signal contemporary phrases in the summertime.
Uncertainty over Benitez’s future has coincided with Newcastle dropping 4 of their first 5 video games in all competitions this season.
However the Spaniard stated: “It could not change something.
“We’ll have loads of time to speak about my future however it’s not about my future within the subsequent few months, it must be in regards to the staff.
“The primary factor now could be to get the utmost we are able to from our gamers.
“We simply have to consider video games and bettering the staff and see what occurs afterward.
“I’m fairly relaxed as a result of I’m blissful right here.
“Hopefully we are able to do the appropriate issues right here and it is going to be simpler for us to decide.”
Third-bottom Newcastle host an Arsenal facet chasing their third straight Premier League win this Saturday.