Where it all went wrong for Benitez

2016-01-04 22:27

Rafael Benitez's unhappy reign in charge of Real Madrid has come to an end, but what went wrong?

Benitez to be sacked by Real Madrid - reports

2016-01-04 17:41

Beleaguered Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez could be sacked reports in Spain have suggested.

Ronaldo double saves Benitez

2015-12-30 19:08

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid eased the pressure on coach Rafael Benitez by moving to the top of La Liga.

Benitez has no issue with Zidane

2015-12-19 16:55

Rafael Benitez insists his relationship with the Real Madrid's youth team coach Zinedine Zidane is good.

Madrid moving in the right direction

2015-11-26 11:31

Rafael Benitez believes Real Madrid is heading in the right direction despite their narrow win over Shaktar Donetsk.

Benitez criticises Madrid's lack of fightback

2015-11-09 12:01

Real Madrid manager Rafael Benitez lamented his side's inability to react after going behind for the first time this season.

Madrid were 'exceptional' - Benitez

2015-10-22 08:44

Rafa Benitez described his injury-hit team's performance in holding PSG to a 0-0 draw as "exceptional".

Rafa defends defensive mentality

2015-10-05 10:46

Rafael Benitez dismissed claims his side had paid for an overly defensive approach after drawing 1-1 against Atletico.

Benitez: Gerrard is wrong

2015-09-15 14:34

Rafael Benitez has hit back at claims made Steven Gerrard, saying that he is using him to sell his new book.

Gerrard's empty relationship with Benitez

2015-09-14 13:41

Steven Gerrard felt Rafael Benitez did not like him as a person, according to his autobiography.


Real Madrid give Benitez the boot

2016-01-04 21:28

Real Madrid has fired manager Rafa Benitez and replaced him with former French star, Zinedine Zidane.

Benitez supports 'serious kid' Rodriguez

2016-01-02 18:42

Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez has backed star playmaker James Rodriguez after the Colombian was followed to the club's training ground by police.

Benitez: Real victim of media 'campaign'

2015-12-29 19:53

Real Madrid's Rafael Benitez lashed out at what he called a media "campaign" against both him and the club.

Benitez bemused by latest Madrid defeat

2015-12-14 08:41

Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez was at a loss for words as Los Blancos suffered a third league defeat against Villarreal.

Benitez hanging on at Madrid

2015-11-23 16:10

Rafa Benitez is clinging on at Real Madrid with rumours increasing that Los Blancos great Zinedine Zidane next to succeed him.

Benitez relieved after PSG victory

2015-11-04 09:26

Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez was relieved to see his side qualify for the last 16 of the Uefa Champions League.

'Big Sam' mocks Wenger, Benitez

2015-10-13 13:01

New Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce has accused his Arsenal counterpart Arsene Wenger of "arrogance".

Benitez: Real will rediscover scoring touch

2015-09-30 12:35

Rafael Benitez expects his side to start scoring regularly again after a period of profligacy in front of goal.

Benitez wants more goals from Isco

2015-09-14 14:10

Isco needs to score more goals if he is to keep James Rodriguez out of the side, says coach Rafa Benitez.

Real are not a defensive team - Benitez

2015-08-28 14:30

Rafa Benitez has dismissed suggestions he has imposed a defensive playing style on the team.

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