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Benitez focusing on football rather than new contract

Contract talks at Napoli will take a back seat, says Rafael Benitez as they enter a crucial part of their […]
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

´Mistakes´ to blame for Napoli´s loss – Benitez

Napoli coach Rafael Benitez claimed his team was “in control” of their Serie A clash with Palermo despite losing 3-1. […]
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

I was always confident – Benitez

Napoli coach Rafael Benitez insisted his team controlled their Coppa Italia tie against Udinese to reach the quarter-finals. Napoli boss […]
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January 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Benitez angered by Napoli loss

Napoli coach Rafael Benitez was left infuriated after his side crashed to a 3-1 loss at home to Serie A […]
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January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Rafael Benitez hails Napoli's Italian Super Cup success against Juventus

Rafael Benitez has described Napoli's Italian Super Cup success as the "greatest victory" after Monday's penalty shootout triumph over Juventus in Qatar. Goalkeeper Rafael was the hero as he saved Simone Padoin's penalty to earn Napoli a dramatic 6-5 shootout win over the Serie A champions in Doha and exact revenge for defeat against the Turin side in the 2012 final. The match went...
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December 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Should Liverpool bring back Rafa Benitez?

Should Liverpool bring back Rafa Benitez? - originally posted on According to reports in Italy, the future of Rafael Benitez’ future at Napoli is doomed and that the Spaniard is facing an exit. Italian newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport claims that Benitez is highly unlikely to stay at Napoli, while the uncertainties surrounding the future of the former Inter Milan...
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December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Napoli eliminates Swansea from Europa

Swansea bowed out of the Europa League on Thursday, losing 3-1 to Rafael Benitez' Napoli in Naples, despite a gutsy display. The hosts took the lead through Lorenzo Insigne before Jonathan de Guzman brought the Swans level on the half-hour mark. Swansea squandered the chance to take the lead in the second half and were punished when Gonzalo Higuain put Napoli in front, before Gokhan...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Benitez: Everyone at Chelsea was waiting for me to leave

Benitez: Everyone at Chelsea was waiting for me to leave - originally posted on Soccerlens.comNapoli boss Rafael Benitez didn’t enjoy a great time during his time at Chelsea, where he served as an interim-manager of the London club last season. It was obvious. Fans were quick to understand Rafa’s tactical acumen, but he was never going to be favourite among the fans, because...
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February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Benitez: ‘Very difficult’ to get Chelsea duo, no real interest in them

Benitez: ‘Very difficult’ to get Chelsea duo, no real interest in them - originally posted on Soccerlens.comNapoli coach Rafael Benitez has rubbished reports of a possible move for Chelsea duo Juan Mata and David Luiz in the January transfer window. The Spaniard, who was an interim manager of Chelsea, last season, was thought to preparing for a raid in the winter transfer window...
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January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Chelsea Latest: Benitez targets Courtois, Flop striker off To Roma?

Chelsea Latest: Benitez targets Courtois, Flop striker off To Roma? - originally posted on Soccerlens.comThe situation of Thibaut Courtois is very interesting. The Chelsea player has been enjoying yet another excellent season at Atletico Madrid and wishes to continue his career in Spain. He has no shortage of admirers, with Barcelona are thought to be keen interested in him. The...
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December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

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