Found November 27, 2012 on Fox Soccer:
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Chelsea boss Rafael Benitez insists he can help Fernando Torres rediscover his form and win over the Stamford Bridge faithful. Benitez got a frosty reception from sections of the club's support when he made his first appearance in the dug-out against Manchester City on Sunday. But he is adamant that he can revive the fortunes of the club and Torres - and get the fans back on side in the process. "I understand the fans and how they feel," he told Sky Sports News. "I will try to prove I am here for the right reasons and I want to win. "Imagine if you are a player who is struggling. I would say 'Stay focused, try to do your job, don't get distracted, concentrate on your football'. "For me it is the same, I want to concentrate on coaching, improve the players and bring the fans back. "I understand the feeling of the fans because of my time at Liverpool. We had a rivalry which was quite difficult. "Torres can come back, but how fa...
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