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Name Rafael Benitez
Gender Male
Ethnic Spanish
Job Spanish Football Coach


Club as Coach Dalian Yifang
  Newcastle United
  Real Madrid
  Liverpool FC

2016 11 26 Retrieve

[Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez praises Steven Gerrard and his career] We are talking about one of the big names in football and one of the best players I have ever had. He was a player who could play in different positions, he could score goals, he could pass, he could assist, he could tackle, he could be an inspiration for the rest of the team like in Istanbul. Thanks to him we won the Champions League in Istanbul. Everything I can say about Stevie has to be positive. And because he was worried about the way that I was pushing him, I will say, ‘Well done, Steve’

2019 05 13 Retrieve

[Rafael Benitez channels his inner Corporal Jones] We have to stay calm, don’t panic - like Dad’s Army - don’t panic and carry on doing your job because it’s a long, long season

2019 07 03 Tweet

[Former Newcastle United Manager Rafael Benitez on his move to Dalian Yifang] After a long path… We start a new challenge! I’m happy to begin this new project with Dalian Yifang