Umpteen British tabloids, including Daily Mirror, claimed Chelsea is seriously considering Brendan Rodgers as interim manager, till Diego Simeone takes charge of Chelsea next summer. Today express claimed Roberto Di Matteo, Brendan Rodgers and Guus Hiddink are in consideration to replace Mourinho as interim manager of Chelsea.
Ad Diego Simeone is set to quit Atletico Madrid job after this season,numerous sources see him as the frontrunner for the CFC job as the permanent coach next season. The very reliable Sunday People claims this has put Chelsea on high alert.
Carlo Ancelotti was also linked with the CFC job.
After the 0-1 lose to Stoke, Chelsea is languishing at the bottom half at 16th, with just 3 points off the relegation zone.
Ex-Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is the most likely candidate to be the interim manager if Jose Mourinho is sacked.
Brendan Rodgers used to be an assistant of Jose Mourinho at Chelsea, in 2004, Rodgers joined Chelsea academy’s head youth coach after recommendations from Mourinho and Steve Clarke.
In 2006, Rodgers was promoted to reserve team manager of Chelsea.
Today many people have claimed that Brendan Rodgers was seen at Waterloo, on his way to London.
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Rodgers was seen in suit-boot as if he is going for a job interview.
Many people in twitter also have claimed they have seen Rodgers going to London from Waterloo.
Rodgers was also pictured in a tube to London.
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Brendan Rodgers is proven in Championship, as he promoted Swansea to the elite of Premier League. If Chelsea gets relegated, Rodgers will get CFC promoted to Premiership in no time: such is the tone of all the rival fans. Well, probably true they are.