Chelsea Football Club on Wednesday sacked its Head Coach, Thomas Tuchel
Thomas Tuchel Sacked As Chelsea Coach
This was revealed in a statement issued by the club on its website.
Why Thomas Tuchel Was Sacked As Chelsea Coach
The sack of Tuchel may not be unconnected to the shocking 1-0 defeat suffered by the blues in Tuesday’s Champions League opening match.
Chelsea lost 1-0 to Dinamo Zagreb in their opening fixture of the competition.
The statement reads, “On behalf of everyone at Chelsea FC, the Club would like to place on record its gratitude to Thomas and his staff for all their efforts during their time with the Club. Thomas will rightly have a place in Chelsea’s history after winning the Champions League, the Super Cup and Club World Cup in his time here.
“As the new ownership group reaches 100 days since taking over the Club, and as it continues its hard work to take the club forward, the new owners believe it is the right time to make this transition.
“Chelsea’s coaching staff will take charge of the team for training and the preparation of our upcoming matches as the Club moves swiftly to appoint a new head coach. There will be no further comment until a new head coach appointment is made.”
In the meantime, Chelsea’s coaching staff will take charge of the team for training and “the preparation of our upcoming matches as the Club moves swiftly to appoint a new head coach.”
In other news, Kanyi Daily had reported that Roman Abramovich confirmed plan to sell Chelsea to help victims of war in Ukraine.