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Lucas out to beat Benitez

April 19, 2013
By Mike Whalley
Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva has hailed Rafa Benitez for the important role he has played in his career - but is out to ruin his former manager's weekend.

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Benitez brought Lucas, 26, to Anfield from Brazilian club Gremio in summer of 2007. The midfielder will face his former boss for the first time when Benitez brings his Chelsea side to Anfield in the Premier League on Sunday.

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