Free, this great coach rejects Chelsea and offers himself to Barça

Free, this great coach rejects Chelsea and offers himself to Barça
Free, this great coach rejects Chelsea and offers himself to Barça

Chelsea will continue to look for a coach for the new season after the ousting of Pochettino.

Like Bayern Munich and FC Barcelona, ​​Chelsea FC will remain open on the summer market in order to find a coach for the team for the new season ahead. But after dismissing their coach Mauricio Pochettino, the London club approached a great coach from the continent, who did not hesitate to fail the Blues, hoping for a place at Barça.

Chelsea fire Pochettino

After just one season at Chelsea, Mauricio Pochettino is leaving. Although he managed to finish in sixth place, qualifying for a European place next season, the Argentine technician’s performance did not convince the English leaders. In fact, the two parties, by mutual agreement, on Tuesday, decided to end the collaboration.


“Chelsea FC can confirm that the Club and Mauricio Pochettino have mutually agreed to part ways”indicated the London club. “Thank you to the Chelsea ownership group and sporting directors for the opportunity to be part of the history of this football club. The Club is now well placed to continue to progress in the Premier League and Europe in the years to come”declares Pochettino for his part.

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Flick says NO to Chelsea

Free from any contract since he left the head of the German national team in September 2023, Hansi Flick has not yet found a position. According to the information reported by the Catalan media, Mundo Deportivothe former Bayern Munich coach said ” NO “ at Chelsea, who would have approached him to succeed Mauricio Pochettino, ousted.

Hansi Flickgetty images

The media indicates that the former Germany coach only dreams of Barça. Close to the Blaugrana team a month ago when Xavi was announced to be leaving, the track cooled after Laporta confirmed that the Spanish technician is staying for another season. But the situation has changed after the about-face of the Barcelona president, who is now looking for a coach to release Xavi this summer.

Xavi Barcelona 2023-24Getty

Indeed, the German coach whose agent is Pini Zahavi, the same representative of Robert Lewandowski, and who also maintains very good relations with President Joan Laporta, is crossing his fingers to see the end of the soap opera. A new meeting will take place on Monday between president Laporta, Xavi, sports director Deco, sports vice-president Rafa Yuste, and the rest of the members of the sports commission, as well as Alejandro Echvevarría. The final decision will be made the day after the last La Liga match of the season against Sevilla, which is played this Sunday.



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