Rafa Benitez: 'I wanted to stay in England'

New interim Chelsea Football Club manager Rafa Benitez
New interim Chelsea Football Club manager Rafa Benitez Credit: ITV News

At his first press conference as Chelsea's new interim manager, Rafa Benitez told journalists, "I wanted to stay in Europe, I wanted to stay in England, my priority has always been the Premier League".

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