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Rafael Benitez factfile

03 June 2015, 14:49

Madrid - Factfile on Rafael Benitez who was named the new coach of Real Madrid on Wednesday.

Full Name: Rafael Benitez Maudes

Nationality: Spanish

Birthdate: April 16, 1960 -- age 55

Birthplace: Madrid, Spain

Club: Real Madrid (ESP)

Playing Career:

Position: Midfielder

Clubs: Parla 1981-1985, Linares 1985-86

Coaching career:

Clubs: Real Madrid B (1993-1995), Valladolid (1995-1996), Osasuna (1996-97), Extremadura (1997-99), Tenerife (2000-01), Valencia (2001-2004), Liverpool (2004-2010), Inter Milan (2010-2011), Chelsea (2012-13), Napoli (2013-15)

Coaching honours:


La Liga (2): 2001-02, 2003-04

UEFA Cup (1): 2003-04


Champions League (1): 2004-05

European Super Cup (1): 2005

FA Cup (1): 2006

Community Shield (1): 2006

Inter Milan

Club World Cup (1): 2010

Italian Supercup (1): 2010


Europa League (1): 2012-13


Italian Cup (1): 2013-14

Italian Supercup (1): 2014

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