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Former Liverpool & Newcastle boss Benitez wants Premier League return

Former Liverpool, Chelsea and Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez admits he is hoping to return to the Premier League at some stage in the future.

The Spaniard bid farewell to English football over the summer, with no contract extension agreed at St James’ Park.

Benitez is now working in China with Dalian Yifang and is under contract with the Asian outfit until the end of 2021.

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The intention of the ex-Valencia, Inter, Napoli and Real Madrid coach is to honour that agreement before seeking a return to Europe, preferably in England.