Reports: Rafa Benitez set to be named new Chelsea manager

Guillem Balague is a Spanish football journalist and friend of Rafa Benitez:

Ian Herbert is a football journalist for the Independent who co-wrote Benitez's Euro 2012 column:


A very good source tells me Benitez to Chelsea deal is done #cfc

Tony Barrett is a football writer for the Times:


Hostile reception for Benitez

Rafael Benitez was given a hostile reception by Chelsea fans at his first match in charge of the Blues - and a goalless draw with Manchester City did nothing to help.