Leeds United travel to face Newcastle United at St James' Park on Friday in a crucial clash towards the top of the Championship.
Leeds United look to be in with a fantastic chance of securing a spot in the Championship play-off places.
The 52-year-old won three of his 20 games in charge of Newcastle United. At least he lasted a little longer at Omonia Nicosia.
Derbyshire has reportedly turned down the chance to stay at Rotherham in favour of a move to Omonia, who are currently under the stewardship of John Carver.
The Magpies, relegated with a game to spare, thrashed high-flying Spurs 5-1 on Sunday.
The former Magpies coach believes the club should allow Benitez to take up duties as Spain boss as well as staying at St. James' Park.
John Carver wants to be the new Aston Villa manager.
The former Toon boss has applied for the vacancy at Villa Park.
The former Magpies head coach says it is crucial that the club avoid relegation so that Benitez can take them on to new heights.
Newcastle United have just eight games remaining to save themselves from relegation.