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The Turkish referee sent off the Manchester United midfielder during Real Madrid's Champions League triumph

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Roman Abramovich has inflamed supporters with his appointment of Benitez

It is a wonder Rafael Benitez has lasted this long in the madhouse of Roman Abramovich

Chelsea's interim manager is on the brink, but the situation says much more about the Blues' owner than the Spanish coach

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Fernando Torres missed several good chances for Chelsea

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Manchester United defender has not featured since June 2011

Rafa Benitez had sought to belittle Michael Laudrup’s job

Rafael Benitez says keeping the Chelsea players, not fans, is his only concern

Chelsea have suffered from inconsistency since Benitez took over

Eden Hazard kicked a ballboy during the game, and may be investigated by the police

Police may investigate Eden Hazard after ballboy bust-up

While FA weighs up raising punishment from the standard three-game suspension

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Ashley Cole signs contract extension at Chelsea

Speculation over England defender's future brought to an end

Rafael Benitez pictured with Marco Materazzi during the pair's time together at Inter Milan

'He's lying, just lying. Everything that he said is a lie': Rafael Benitez furious with Marco Materazzi comments

Chelsea manager was criticised by former player who said working under Benitez was like 'being back at school'

Sir Alex Ferguson has been monitoring Frank Lampard’s position at Chelsea and is considering making a sensational summer move for the player, whom he has always admired

Rafael Benitez refuses to discuss Frank Lampard's future

Chelsea midfielder is wanted by Manchester United

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John Terry closing in on Chelsea return

The Chelsea captain has been out since November

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