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Benitez not fearful of Roman shadow

December 4, 2012
By ESPN staff
Rafael Benitez has insisted he is under absolutely no pressure from owner Roman Abramovich to arrest Chelsea's slump in form.

• Rafa retains Euro hope

Benitez was parachuted in following the decision to sack Roberto Di Matteo, but it has been a tough start to life at Stamford Bridge with two 0-0 draws and a loss to West Ham.

He has also incurred the wrath of the Chelsea faithful who were unhappy with his appointment and have voiced their displeasure.
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