Benitez bemoans fixture pile-up
January 29, 2013
By Miguel Delaney
Benitez said that was not intended to be an excuse and pointed out that the Londoners have played 40 games since August - more than any other Premier League side - with 20% of those coming in January.
"We're playing a game every three days, more than anyone, and we have some problems with players in the African Cup of Nations and Japan [for the Club World Cup]. Some will ...