Chelsea have announced that they are splitting up with manager Thomas Tuchel.© Twitter
Chelsea announced on Wednesday that they are splitting up with manager Thomas Tuchel. The announcement comes after Chelsea’s shocking 0-1 defeat to Dinamo Zagreb in the Champions League on Tuesday. Under Tuchel, Chelsea won the Champions League in 2021, after beating Premier League rivals Manchester City in the final. Chelsea are sixth in the Premier League after six matchdays, with three wins, one draw and two losses. During his time at the club, Tuchel won three trophies, including the Champions League, UEFA Super Cup and Club World Cup.
“On behalf of everyone at Chelsea FC, the club would like to thank Thomas and his staff for all their efforts during their time at the club. Thomas will rightfully have a place in Chelsea’s history after winning the Champions League, Super Cup and Club World Cup in its time here. As the new ownership group reaches 100 days since the acquisition of the Club, and as it continues to work hard to move the club forward, the new owners believe that now is the right time to make this transition.” the club in an official statement.
“Chelsea’s coaching staff will take charge of the team for training and preparation for our upcoming matches as the Club is quickly on track to appoint a new head coach. There will be no further comment until a new one head coach has been appointed,” the statement said. .
It is not yet known who will replace Tuchel at the club.
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