Chelsea news

Benitez backtracks on 'interim' comment

March 1, 2013
By Miguel Delaney
Rafa Benitez has claimed that the title of 'interim manager' is no longer an issue for him, despite suggesting otherwise during his outburst on Wednesday.

• Benitez stands by remarks

The Chelsea boss hit out at the club's decision to label his position in such a way after the midweek win at Middlesbrough, while also taking aim at the team's hierarchy and supporters.

In an occasionally tense Friday pre-match press conference, however, Benitez seemed to backtrack ...

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