Rafa Benitez and the Top 5 Premier League Managerial Rants

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Rafa Benitez and the Top 5 Premier League Managerial Rants
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From the moment he was appointed as Chelsea's "interim first-team manager" in the wake of Roberto Di Matteo's dismissal, Rafa Benitez has been subjected to near-constant vitriol from fans unhappy with his appointment.

Despite negative chants and banners, rumors of disharmony in the squad and questionable results, the Spaniard maintained his composure—with the possible exception of his Marco Materazzi "liar" outburst.

A press conference following Wednesday's FA Cup victory over Middlesbrough, however, was the straw that broke the unpopular camel's back. After facing some reasonably mundane question from assorted journalists, Benitez went into meltdown, criticising the fans and the board.

This isn't the first time a manager has ranted on camera. In fact, it's not even the first time Rafa Benitez has ranted on camera, as his Alex Ferguson "facts" tirade ably demonstrates.

Señor Benitez' latest outburst inspires B/R's Top 5 Premier League managerial rants...

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