- Fri Sep 15 11:55 PM
SLIMLINE Rafa Benitez plans to pull on his boots for a playing comeback — after losing almost a STONE since hernia surgery. The Newcastle manager returns to the dugout today after missing last Sunday’s 1-0 win at Swansea. Spaniard Rafa has been off his food since the operation and joked that he...
- Fri Sep 15 8:21 PM
SkySports Team news ahead of Saturday's two Premiership clashes as Leicester host Gloucester while Saracens and Newcastle clash in the US. Saracens, bolstered by the return from a shoulder injury of England star Billy Vunipola for his first appearance since May, and more »
- Tue Sep 12 5:46 PM
Benitez is expected to be back in the Newcastle dugout for Saturday's Premier League clash with Stoke.
- Tue Sep 12 11:34 AM
Newcastle United manager Rafael
Benitez returns to work having missed Sunday's win at Swansea following surgery.
|My main thing now is to focus on the games – and I'm doing that,
They have a very good team and they have to compete for the title, it's obvious they are one of the teams who will be in the top three,
Benitez told BBC Sport.
Chelsea is a big club with fantastic players, every manager wants to coach a such a big team,
Benitez said in 2007. But I would never take that job, in respect for my former team at Liverpool, no matter what.
I think it is a model for all the managers around the world, their style of football, his behaviour,
Benitez said sarcastically. The style of football, I think, Barcelona are thinking of copying.