10 players did not fit into coach Mauricio Pochettino’s plan.
Chelsea are going through a rough period this season. During the summer and winter transfer markets alone, he actively strengthened the squad by investing more than 800 billion won, and tried to replace the manager twice during the season, but it did not work.
Nothing accomplished. It was eliminated from all cup competitions and was confirmed to be unrelated, and in the league, it stayed in 11th place and failed to qualify for the European competition.
The situation is still grim. They are not regaining their competitiveness under the Frank Lampard interim manager system. Interim coach Lampard was also the subject of criticism after losing all six games after his appointment. Fortunately, they succeeded in refreshing the atmosphere with a 3-1 win over Bournemouth, but failed to continue the trend with a 2-2 draw against Nottingham Forest.
Chelsea next season will need a major change. As part of the first, Chelsea are close to appointing a ‘next’ manager. The main character is Pochettino, who led Tottenham Hotspur. Originally, Chelsea were closer to Julian Nagelsmann and Luis Enrique, but after failing to reach an agreement with them, they approached Pochettino and made progress in negotiations quickly.
The British media’The Athletic’ said, “Chelsea went through a thorough process to find a new head coach after firing manager Graham Porter in April. And they decided on manager Pochettino as the final protagonist. Yes. It will be completed within this week.”먹튀검증
Negotiations went smoothly, and an official is expected to appear soon. Simon Phillips, who is familiar with Chelsea news, quoted Nizar Kinsella of the British media ‘Evening Standard’, saying, “Pochettino flew to London this week and will finish the job on Friday. The contract period is three years. is,” he said.
The winds of change are likely to blow at Chelsea under Pochettino’s leadership. The oversized squad is also inevitable. A cleanup has already been made. Italy’s influential journalist Nicolo Skira announced on his SNS on the 20th (Korean time) that many players were excluded from Pochettino’s plan.
There were a total of 10 candidates. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Ethan Ampadu, Abdul Rahman Baba, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Matteo Kovacic, Edouard Mendy, Christian Pulisic, Malang Sar, and Hakim Ziyech are the main characters. Some of them have already been linked to transfer rumors, with Kovacic being linked with Manchester City and Mendy with Tottenham Hotspur.