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Benfica coach Jorge Jesus is hell bent on ending a European drought which has encompassed six losing finals stretching back to the 1960's as the Eagles take on Chelsea in Wednesday's Europa League final in Amsterdam. 

Benfica's headcoach Jorge Jesus gestures during a press conference at the club's training camp in Seixal on the outskirts of Lisbon on May 8, 2013. Jesus is hell bent on ending a European drought which has encompassed six losing finals stretching back to the 1960's as the Eagles take on Chelsea in Wednesday's Europa League final in Amsterdam.

It was in Amsterdam that the Portuguese giants saw off Real Madrid to land a second straight European Cup having defeated Barcelona the season before - but since then the Lisbon outfit have suffered only heartbreak.

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