Chelsea link with Pellegrini adds pressure on Benitez - originally posted on Soccerlens.comJesus Martinez, agent of Manuel Pellegrini has added further pressure on Chelsea’s interim manager Rafael Benitez, claiming an intermediary representing the London club has sounded him out about the availability of the Malaga manager, though nothing is official at this stage.
Manuel Pellegrini has been linked with a move to Chelsea
Martinez has also revealed that Pellegrini would love to manage a Premier League side and is preparing to make a decision about his future. He said in Chilean newspaper El Mercurio:
“Manuel has a contract with Malaga. I think that in April and May we will be clear about what will happen with his future.
“Chelsea and other clubs have asked, but only through intermediaries, nothing official. Manuel would love to coach in the English Premier League, as he would in Germany, Italy and other important leagues.”
The 59-year-old, who has in contract with the La Liga club u...