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Rafa Benitez

About Rafa Benitez

Rafa Benitez is the boss of the Liverpool Football club.

Professional Biography

As Liverpool Football club boss

In October 09, it is reported that Rafa admitted for the first time that he fears he could be out of his Liverpool job sooner than later. In December 09, he is convinced that as skipper Steven Gerrard reached the magical figure of 500 games for the club, he is capable of playing at least 300 more. In March 2010, he said that he would never swap Fernando Torres, not even for star Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney.

Rafa Benitez in News

ESPN STAR Sports Scores with Enhanced Studio Coverage of the Spanish La Liga BBVA with SKY Sports
ESPN STAR Sports (ESS), announced that it will boost its coverage of the Spanish La Liga BBVA starting this weekend by featuring the world-renowned studio presentation from SKY Sports on the Spanish league, beginning with the highly anticipated El Clasico match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on 8 October

Liverpool eye former Barca boss Guardiola for Anfield job
Liverpool is set to make a shocking approach to former Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola for the vacant manager's job at Anfield following Kenny Dalglish's sacking.

Various top flight managers in reckoning for Liverpool job after Dalglish sacking
Swansea City manager Brendon Rodgers is leading the list of candidates hoping to land the vacant position at Liverpool after the Merseyside club sacked Kenny Dalglish on Wednesday following a disappointing 8th place finish in the Premier League.

Mourinho demands money-spinning contract along with Ronaldo signing to return to Chelsea
Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho is looking for a big money contract of around 12 million pounds per year and has also demanded Chelsea sign up Cristiano Ronaldo if the clubs wants him to return for a second stint as manager.

Benitez open to offers from Abramovich
Former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez, who is one of the favourites to replace sacked Andre Villas-Boas, has said he is open to offers from billionaire Blues owner Roman Abramovich.

Benitez tipped to become new Chelsea coach if Ambramovich loses patience over club's poor run
Former Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez is a strong contender to become Chelsea manager until the end of the season if owner Roman Abramovich loses patience with Andre Villas Boas following Chelsea's poor run.

Sunderland manager Steve Bruce sacked over team's disastrous run
Sunderland manager Steve Bruce has been sacked following a series disappointing performances by his team.

Fans back me, not Carlos Tevez: Mancini
Roberto Mancini has claimed that fans favour him, and not Manchester City rebel Carlos Tevez.

Champions League return is Liverpool's primary target, says goalkeeper Reina
Liverpool goalkeeper Jose Reina has said that the club's primary target is to secure a Premier League top-four finish to make a Champions League return next season.

Aston Villa close in on Martinez as boss
Aston Villa aims to make Roberto Martinez their new manager.

'Benitez-built weak and short on talent Liverpool squad'
Liverpool owner John W Henry has blamed former coach Rafa Benitez for weakening the club's playing squad he inherited from his predecessors.

Rafa Benitez's reign at Inter Milan coach over?
Rafa Benitez's reign at Inter Milan coach is almost over and all that remains is the arrangement of his pay-off.

'Inter-Milan has not sacked me,' says coach Benitez
Rafa Benitez has denied he has been axed by Inter Milan and revealed he was just on his holidays in Liverpool.

Coach Rafa Benitez future at Inter 'on the line'
Inter boss Rafa Benitez's future is "on the line" according to reports in Italy.

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