Benitez’s agent set for Napoli talks as Premier League clubs circle

first_img Rafa Benitez 1 Rafael Benitez’s agent has flown to Naples for contract talks as speculation grows that the former Liverpool boss is set for a return to the Premier League.The Spaniard’s contract with Napoli expires at the end of the season and he is still yet to pen an extension.As a result, clubs in England have shown an interest in bringing the 55-year-old back to the Premier League, where he spent six years with Liverpool.Newcastle and West Ham are both reportedly keen on Benitez, while a banner was also flown over Anfield last weekend saying: “Rodgers Out, Rafa In.”And now, according to Il Mattino, the ex-Anfield boss’ agent Manuel Garcia Quilon has flown to Naples in a bid to resolve his client’s future.Benitez has not ruled out staying with Napoli, who he has guided to the Europa League semi-finals this season.last_img read more