Rafael Benítez reflects on his greatest night in Istanbul and says before the final against Real Madrid on Saturday that a sixth European Cup is not beyond the Anfield club
Rafael Benítez has already selected the shirt he intends wearing on Saturday evening. “It’s grey,” says Newcastle United’s manager, deadpan.
Considering that some of the best years of Benítez’s life have been spent representing Liverpool and Real Madrid, publicly choosing red over white, or vice versa, would represent a diplomatic gaffe to make even Boris Johnson blush.
Written by Louise Taylor
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/may/22/rafael-benitez-liverpool-real-madrid-champions-league-final under the title “Rafael Benítez: ‘Liverpool can do it but they have to manage the pressure’”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.