Grant lined up to replace Benitez at Chelsea next week

Chelsea still have Avram Grant on standby to replace Rafa Benitez.

The London Evening Standard says Benitez will be in charge for Saturday’s game against West Bromwich Albion but Chelsea are considering replacing him with Grant until the end of the season before bringing Jose Mourinho back as manager in the summer.

Benitez took training yesterday but ­Chelsea are believed to be ready to make a change with the club in danger of missing out on Champions League football next season.

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