CHANGE OF POLICY

Kenyon quote: “You don’t want to sack a manager every year”

Chelsea exec looks silly two months after lobbying for continuity

Chelsea chief executive Peter Kenyon

Over the last few months, Chelsea chief executive Peter Kenyon has taken every opportunity possible to publicly back Luiz Felipe Scolari.

But anyone thinking Kenyon’s apparent loyalty stemmed from the realisation [...]

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BREAKING NEWS

Hiddink plans to coach Chelsea until the end of the season

The Russia coach is in talks about succeeding Scolari

Guus Hiddink wants to take charge of Chelsea until the summer as a favour to Roman Abramovich but has no intention of walking out on Russia.

The Dutchman did the same thing with PSV and Australia during the 2005-06 season and managed to win the Eredivisie. [...]

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REGIME CHANGE

Ranieri is haunted once again by Abramovich’s itchy finger

Scolari’s sacking ruins the Tinkerman’s Champions League plans

Former Chelsea manager Claudio Ranieri

Claudio Ranieri was the first of four Chelsea managers ruthlessly axed by Roman Abramovich and the Italian is concerned that the Russian’s latest change of leadership will be bad news for his Juventus [...]

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Messy Break Up

Scolari’s girlfriend is devastated by sacking

Spoiler gets another excuse to use disturbing picture

Scolari and Deco

While Didier Drogba chuckled himself to sleep last night, Chelsea midfielder Deco was lamenting the loss of Luiz Felipe Scolari. The midfielder, away preparing with his national side preparing for a friendly with Finland tomorrow, has told [...]

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Daily Democracy

Vote: Who should be the next Chelsea manager?

Unemployment epidemic strikes another top flight club

Gene HackmanHilariously-named Secretary for Children, Schools and Families Ed Balls has today claimed we are in “the most serious global recession in over 100 years,” and those in the secondary sector can now count themselves lucky if they remain in gainful [...]

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SPOILER SIGHTING

Roberto Mancini spotted near Stamford Bridge last month

Could the former Inter boss succeed Luiz Felipe Scolari?

A friend of The Spoiler spotted Roberto Mancini getting onto a District Line tube at Fulham Broadway one Wednesday last month. The former Inter Milan boss was accompanied by a friend [...]

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CRISIS AT THE BRIDGE

Chelsea sack Luiz Felipe Scolari

Avram Grant is 2/1 joint-favourite to return

Chelsea will be forced to employ a fourth manager in just eighteen months after announcing the sacking of Luiz Felipe Scolari.

Blues fans directed a chorus of “you don’t know what you’re doing” at the Brazilian after Saturday’s 0-0 draw with Hull saw them slip below Aston [...]

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