And amid a horror run of results, there’s a real fear Frank Lampard could be next to face the swing of the Russian’s axe.
Browsing: Roberto Di Matteo
Benitez was drafted in by owner Roman Abramovich to replace Roberto di Matteo in November 2012 after the Italian had guided the club to Champions League glory, only to falter the following season
The 26-year-old had signed for the Blues from Wigan back in August 2012, but had struggled for time on the pitch under Roberto Di Matteo, Rafael Benitez and Jose Mourinho
Wenger, who spoke shortly after his side’s progression to the knock out stage of the Champions League on Wednesday, opined that Di Matteo should have been given more time
If Chelsea loses out in the group stage of the Champions League, it will be the first time a cup holder will be eliminated in the preliminary round