Guillem Balague is a Spanish football journalist and friend of Rafa Benitez:
Rafa Benitez will be the next Chelsea manager
Ian Herbert is a football journalist for the Independent who co-wrote Benitez's Euro 2012 column:
Tony Barrett is a football writer for the Times:
Chelsea set to confirm Benitez's appointment imminently.
Of the six managers that Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich has appointed since Jose Mourinho, four have been sacked during their ninth month.
Roberto Di Matteo has become the latest in a line of Chelsea managers to leave the club under Roman Abramovich ownership