Chelsea FC: 6 People Who Could Replace Jose Mourinho

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Chelsea FC dismissed Jose Mourinho yesterday afternoon, so let’s take a look at six people who could potentially replace him.

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Roman Abramovich’s patience finally ran out yesterday as the Chelsea board agreed to part ways with manager Jose Mourinho. The club have formally stated that it was by mutual consent, but there are few who believe the official line.

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The Blues are in a awful spot after a well-documented disastrous campaign thus far. Their opening 16 Premier League games have yielded nine losses, a run that has left them just one point above the relegation zone in 16th position.

After accusations that he had lost the support of the dressing room, the Blues brass informed Mourinho of the situation at 2pm yesterday. It is believed that Chelsea will have a manager in place by the time the Sunderland game on Saturday kicks-off, with rumours strongly suggesting that it will be Guus Hiddink.

While Hiddink will likely be appointed to see out the season, let’s take a look at six potential long-term replacements.

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