Saturday 1 November 2014

Pictures: Chelsea managers under Abramovich


Roberto Di Matteo today became the latest Chelsea manager to be removed from his post by Russian owner Roman Abramovich, just six months after guiding them to the Champions League. Here are the managers who’ve worked at Chelsea since Abramovich’s takeover in 2003 and how they fared after Chelsea.

CLAUDIO RANIERI (September 2000 to May 2004)

Life after Abramovich

Returned to English football in the summer when he replaced Harry Redknapp at Tottenham. Domestic form has been mixed, with a memorable victory at Manchester United the highlight and punishing derby defeats to Arsenal and Chelsea the lows.

So what has become of the managers who’ve worked under Abramovich?

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