Salomon Rondon proved his qualities says Benitez

first_imgNewcastle United manager Rafael Benitez is full of praise for Salomon Rondon after he scored a brace in their 2-1 home win against Bournemouth on Saturday.Rondon’s first-half double was enough for Newcastle to grab three valuable points in their 2-1 victory at St James’ Park.The victory lifted the home side to 14th in the Premier League table, after a difficult start to their Premier League season, and Benitez praised Rondon for his man-of-the-match performance.“He did well,” Benitez told Sky Sports.Roberto Firmino, LiverpoolVirgil van Dijk praises Roberto Firmino after Liverpool’s win Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Virgil van Dijk hailed team-mate Roberto Firmino after coming off the bench to inspire Liverpool to a 3-1 comeback win against Newcastle United.“We know he has to improve his match fitness, but he was doing really well, working hard and trying to fight with the defenders and give some time to the rest of the players coming to support him.“That was pretty good. He showed what he can do, and has given us something different. I was happy with Joselu, Ayoze, and Muto but he’s a different kind of striker.“It’s always good that kind of competition for us.”last_img