The months of abuse, slagging and stupid banners have finally taken their toll on Chelsea interim manager Rafa Benitez. After Chelsea's FA Cup win over Boro tonight, Benitez was interviewed on 5Live and hit out at the Chelsea supporters for all the hate they dished out at him.
'It was a mistake to make me interim manager,' says Benitez. Has a pop at fans and Abramovich. #cfc
— James Riach (@James_Riach) February 27, 2013
Benitez says #cfc fans 'must get behind the team or they will be in the Europa League next season'
— Henry Winter (@henrywinter) February 27, 2013
Rafa Benitez - "I'm disappointed with the fans. They need to support the team instead of wasting their time with their banners and songs."
— FourFourTom (@FourFourTom) February 27, 2013
Rafa Benitez: "They are wasting time with banners & songs. They don't need to worry about me. I leave at the end of the season"
— Danny (@FormidableRed) February 27, 2013
"These Chelsea fans have an agenda. These Chelsea fans are damaging the image of the club," says Chelsea interim boss Rafa Benitez. #CFC
— BBC Sport (@BBCSport) February 27, 2013
Audio when we get it.