But the Italian has warned his players that they can not afford to deliver a repeat performance of their defeat to Newcastle.
Chelsea needed a victory at Newcastle to have any chance of fulfilling their slim hopes of a top four finish, but they were well below par and ended with 23 fewer points than their title-winning campaign 12 months ago.
Chelsea have an FA Cup final on Saturday in which to pursue a more upbeat close to their dispiriting campaign.
'Now we have six days to prepare for the last game of the season, the final of the FA Cup, and for sure we have to change'. "Finally, I would like to thank the fans for their unrivalled support of Rafa and the team throughout the season". Three or four key summer signings will be required to ensure Newcastle can turn their attentions towards the European positions, but while this season's achievements have added more than £120m to the Magpies' coffers, there is no guarantee of Ashley loosening the purse strings this summer.
Rafa Benitez suggests Napoli do not take enough "risks" in the transfer market and ruled out a return as "I'm talking to Newcastle United about my renewal".
"I've been working with him for a year and I've progressed a lot under him but it's really up to the club management, up to him and his entourage but he hasn't said anything". This is my first season that I didn't win the title.
"Prior to the Huddersfield game we were in good form but that's not an excuse". This season the team finished at the fifth place.
Asked whether the Newcastle game had been his last in charge in the Premier League, he said: "Do you think so?" But I think to finish the season this way is not good.
Speaking last week, Benitez said: "The question is what we can achieve".
Chelsea supremo Roman Abramovich is a big fan of the revolving-door system when it comes to managers for his Chelsea side - and he is now apparently readying one of his most audacious swoops yet.
Ashley has admitted he can not afford to give his manager the kind of funds he would need to take the club to the next level and put the business up for sale in October past year as a result.
This is because information related to insurance claims is quickly shared with interested parties such as insurers and hospitals. According to reports, LG CNS inked a deal with R3, the largest finance sector blockchain consortium in the world past year .
The fashion retailer has also pulled the product off its shelves in China and destroyed the shirts, a statement on its Weibo read. Other T-shirts in the range show San Francisco, Paris, Japan and Canada but are decorated with national flags rather than maps.
It goes on Tuesday at 10 p.m., getting the benefit of another strong NBC show - the drama " This Is Us ". NBC has announced it will pick up Brooklyn Nine-Nine following Fox's decision to cancel the cult comedy.
Temperatures soar today into the low 90s in many spots and we need to watch again for severe weather risks this evening. Some pockets of heavy rainfall will still be possible, but a weakening trend will continue with storms.
But Greitens' attorneys said the case was crumbling under a lack of evidence and doubted any charge would ever be refiled. Prosecutors have acknowledged that they did not have the photo but left open the possibility that they would obtain it.
Lars von Trier's made his grand return to the Cannes Film Festival today with his latest film " The House that Jack Built ". Seven years ago, Lars Von Trier was banned from the Cannes Film Festival for making provocative jokes about Adolf Hitler.
Gundogan insisted he "didn't want to make a political statement with this photo and even less so campaign for his election". Cem Ozdemir, former leader of the German Green party and himself of Turkish origin, was also scathing.
The little tyke couldn't hold his... excitement in, and chose to let it out right next to the newly-engaged couple. The video has attracted 56,000 views since it was posted to Facebook on Saturday.
Honor to launch a new smartphone on May 22 in India
Huawei is the next biggest smartphone marketplace worldwide while Honor has been able to break into the top five in India . For worldwide markets, Honor is anticipated to supply the smartphone just in Mirage Purple and Mirage Blue color.
Iran, China agree to maintain nuclear deal
Threatening Iran's regime has worked in the past and may be working again now. "It depends on the conduct of other governments". China too knows from previous experience of dealing with both Iran and North Korea that American sanctions can indeed bite.
Road rage case: Sidhu held guilty, fined but spared jail term
The initial court order on Sidhu and his associate Rupinder Singh Sandhu was one of acquittal, given because o a lack of evidence. Sidhu, who joined the Indian National Congress in 2017, was convicted under Section 323 (causing hurt) of the India Penal Code.
Affordable Realme 1 phone launched on Amazon with 6GB of RAM
There is no fingerprint sensor on this device , but the company is offering the face unlock feature for secure authentication. Additionally, SBI customers will be able to purchase the Realme 1 on a no-cost EMI option and a 5 percent cashback.
BidaskClub Downgrades Geron (GERN) to Hold
To measure price-variation, we found GERN's volatility during a week at 6.94% and during a month it has been found around 8.17%. There are countless types of simple moving averages, but the most important ones are three, including SMA20, SMA50, and SMA200.
YouTube TV turns on 'voice remote' feature for some users
As the name of the new feature suggests, a remote that can be controlled by your voice and Voice Remote stands true to it. Once done, you'll simply look for the red Voice Remote button throughout the app to perform a voice search or command.