Goal.com revealed that the England international move closer to joining Liverpool with Brendan Rodgers keen on finding attackers who can play in positions across the front line.
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Benitez told the Fulham & Hammersmith Chronicle: "We will see. You never know in the market.
"I don't know what [the press] said, because I didn't read the press," the Chelsea manager added.
The Spaniard says it has been difficult to get a gauge on the 23-year-old’s due to his injury problems this season.
He added: "He was training with us yesterday. But that was just one training session. So now we have to wait, because he was injured.
"To be fair, I only saw him three times last week, so he couldn't train too much in this time with him."