Rafael Benítez

1960 - Today

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Rafael Benítez Maudes (born 16 April 1960) is a Spanish professional football manager and former player who most recently managed Premier League club Everton. Benítez joined Real Madrid's coaching staff at the age of 26, going on to work as the under-19 and reserve team coach, and assistant manager for the senior team. He moved away from Real Madrid in 1995, but management spells at Real Valladolid and Osasuna were short-lived and unsuccessful. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rafael Benítez has received more than 5,578,702 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia. Rafael Benítez is the 75th most popular coach (up from 83rd in 2019), the 565th most popular biography from Spain (up from 617th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Spanish Coach.

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Among coaches, Rafael Benítez ranks 75 out of 329Before him are Hans Krankl, Alberto Zaccheroni, José Villalonga Llorente, Safet Sušić, Jean Tigana, and Matthias Sammer. After him are Unai Emery, Siniša Mihajlović, Roberto Donadoni, Andreas Köpke, Gérard Houllier, and Jorge Sampaoli.

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Among people born in 1960, Rafael Benítez ranks 52Before him are Jeremy Clarkson, Fayez al-Sarraj, José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, Neil Gaiman, Brian Cowen, and Sarah Brightman. After him are Hiroyuki Sanada, Barham Salih, Nassim Nicholas Taleb, Anne Parillaud, Gary Lineker, and Gia Carangi.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Rafael Benítez ranks 565 out of 2,595Before him are Victoria Abril (1959), Guti (1976), Ulpia Marciana (48), Antonio de Nebrija (1441), Raymond Nonnatus (1204), and José de Acosta (1540). After him are Constance of Castile, Duchess of Lancaster (1354), Rodrigo de Triana (1469), Agustín Muñoz Grandes (1896), Antonio de Torres Jurado (1817), Alicia de Larrocha (1923), and Infanta María Teresa of Spain (1882).

Among COACHES In Spain

Among coaches born in Spain, Rafael Benítez ranks 7Before him are Luis Aragonés (1938), Vicente del Bosque (1950), Pep Guardiola (1971), Tito Vilanova (1968), César Rodríguez Álvarez (1920), and José Villalonga Llorente (1919). After him are Unai Emery (1971), Juande Ramos (1954), Benito Floro (1952), Ramón Encinas (1893), Baltasar Albéniz (1905), and Gregorio Manzano (1956).

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