The Magpies have moved out of the Premier League relegation zone for the first time in several months and have also made it to the fourth round of the FA Cup ahead of their Saturday's fixture against Watford. We just want to see another game so we can do our best and win the next game.
Asked about balancing the competing demands, the Spaniard said: "It's so important". Success? Newcastle are now the only current Premier League side not to have reached the fifth round of the FA Cup since Mike Ashley bought the club 12 years ago.
Rafa Benitez says Newcastle are still active in the transfer market, but admits he is unsure they will make any signings before Thursday's deadline.
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The brother of Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku, Jordan Lukaku's move to Newcastle has failed after his medical, according to Sky Sports. I have been with top sides where we were attacking and we were scoring goals. That we didn't do it means that maybe we need something more if we want to go through and then try to challenge for this competition. "We tried and we couldn't, that's it".
"We are working hard and we're happy to proceed to the next round".
"I came here and I chose to stay in the Championship because I can see the potential of the club".