Benitez comments were inappropriate, says Inter chief

Rafa Benitez`s comments about Inter Milan`s lack of ambition after their World Club Cup triumph were inappropriate, president Massimo Moratti said on Sunday as media speculated the coach could be sacked for the outburst.

What will Inter do with Benitez?

World, European and Italian champions Inter Milan have been stunned by coach Rafael Benitez`s attack on what he saw as their lack of ambition.

No sugar-coated delivery as Benitez turns on Hodgson

Rafa Benitez left reporters scratching their heads in three languages on Monday when in an impassioned attack on his successor as Liverpool manager he said "some people can`t see a priest in a mountain of sugar."

Benitez signs two-year deal as Inter coach

Rafa Benitez was named Inter Milan coach, charged with matching Jose Mourinho.

Istanbul miracle outshines Benitez`s failures

Rafa Benitez, whose reign as Liverpool manager ended on Thursday, will always be remembered on Merseyside for winning the Champions League in 2005 at the end of his first season at Anfield.

Success came too early at Liverpool, says Benitez

Rafa Benitez believes he made the mistake of being successful too early in his reign as Liverpool manager and expectations have been too high since.

Liverpool`s Benitez demands 60 million pounds as summer transfer kitty

Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez is demanding a 60 million pound summer transfer kitty, saying he would try to avoid mistakes made in the last transfer market.

New investment needed to rejuvenate Liverpool FC: Rafa

Liverpool requires new investment, said coach Rafa Benitez.

Beleaguered’ Benitez vows to fight on until 2014

Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez has said that he will not walk out of the beleaguered club and will stay until 2014.

Hiddink ready to replace Benitez as Liverpool boss

Former Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink has said that he would accept the Liverpool job should the beleaguered club dispense with Rafa Benitez.

Benitez admits financial constraints in keeping top stars

Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez has admitted for the first time that he may be powerless to keep his top stars if the club’s financial woes aren’t resolved.

Benitez on backfoot after Reds flop at Fulham

Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez admits he has plenty of thinking to do after an already troubled season took another turn for the worse with a 3-1 defeat by Fulham here at Craven Cottage.

United triumph will prove our turning point: Benitez

Rafa Benitez believes Liverpool`s 2-0 victory over Manchester United will provide the impetus to get his side`s spluttering title
challenge back on track.

Liverpool must win remaining games to qualify: Benitez

Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez said his side must win their remaining three group games if the five-times European champions are to qualify for the knockout stages of the Champions League.

Liverpool coach Rafa says Torres hitting peak fitness

Liverpool coach Rafa Benitez has warned Europe that a lethal Fernando Torres is hitting peak fitness at the right time.

Rafa Benitez is not a friend but bust-up rumours are `Urban Myths` : Alonso

Xabi Alonso may be frustrated about the stories that have been published regarding his summer transfer from Liverpool to Real Madrid, but he understands it is the nature of modern football and life in the spotlight.

Liverpool’s Rafa to bid for Spanish striker David Villa

Liverpool FC manager Rafa Benitez will use the money from the Xabi Alonso deal to bid for Spain striker David Villa.

Liverpool’s Benitez wowed by Singapore fans’ adulation

Even Liverpool’s normally impassive manager Rafa Benitez could not fail to be moved by the adulation and adoration of the club’s local fans during a boat ride along the Singapore River on Saturday.

Liverpool boss relived after Gerrard’s acquittal in affray

Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez has welcomed back skipper Steven Gerrard after he was acquitted in a night club brawl.