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Chelsea interim manager Rafa Benitez has refused to speculate as to whether he will remain at Stamford Bridge beyond the end of the season.
Benitez took over at Chelsea following the sacking of Roberto Di Matteo in November, signing a contract until the end of the season.
He has since picked up four victories from his first eight games but the Blues have been knocked out of the UEFA Champions League and lost the Club World Cup final, as well as suffering a Premier League reverse at West Ham.
Chelsea's supporters have not taken kindly to the appointment of the ex-Liverpool boss with boos ringing out at Stamford Bridge and angry chants directed at the new manager at every game of his tenure so far.
However, Benitez says that he believes that it is just a "matter of time" before he turns the fans around and refused to comment on suggestions he could replace Jose Mourinho at Real Madrid in the summer.
He told Spanish Radio station Onda Cero: "When I accepted Chel...
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Coach Jose Mourinho says Real Madrid does not plan to sell little-used midfielder Kaka during the winter transfer window.
Mourinho said on Friday that ''I don't think Kaka will leave,'' adding that keeping the Brazilian would give the team a deeper bench.
The 30-year-old Brazil playmaker has only started four matches this season for Madrid, adding to speculation...
Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho does not expect to sell Kaka in the January transfer window.
The Brazilian is a bit-part player at the Bernabeu, but Mourinho wants to keep hold of him to add extra depth to the squad.
He said: "I don't think that Kaka will go anywhere. He will stay. And as I've said all along, if he stays then it is good for us because he provides us...
Sao Paulo have completed the signing of veteran defender Lucio following his release from Juventus .
The 34-year-old has agreed a two-year contract in Brazil after finding his chances limited at the Juventus Stadium since he left Inter Milan in the summer.
A statement on saopaulofc.net read: "Sao Paolo has completed the signing of Lucio.
"A world champion with the Brazilian...
The Champions League final 16 has been set, and some of the match-ups are fantastic, as expected. A few matches that you should be paying close attention to:
Manchester United vs. Real Madrid – The story-line here is the return of Christiano Ronaldo to Old Trafford, and how United’s defense can hold up against the high powered Mardid squad. Oh yeah, don’t forget about the...