Rafa Benitez Rejects Napoli Deal, Wants Liverpool Return

Posted by

Brendan Rodgers may have something to say about this.

Former Liverpool boss Rafa Benitez apparently harbours a desire to return to Anfield, so much so that he’s turned down the offer of a new Napoli contract, according to the Metro.

Read more:

Read more Liverpool FC rumours.

The Spaniard guided his Naples side to a third place finish in Serie A last term, and won the Coppa Italia, and will see his contract with the Italian club expire this summer.

However Benitez has refused to enter talks on a new deal in the hope that his former Anfield employers come calling.

Should Liverpool fail to secure a top four finish then perhaps Benitez feels he could be considered a replacement for the Northern Irishman though this source also states that Newcastle United are also open to the idea of welcoming the 54 year old back to the Premier League.

More Stories Liverpool FC SSC Napoli