Founded in 1905, Chelsea
are a London
based club currently playing in the English Premier Division. They play their home games at Stamford Bridge
& have fierce rivalry with Millwall, Tottenham Hotspur & West Ham United. The Blues have a history they can be proud of, winning the English top division four times, the Cup Winners Cup twice & another fourteen domestic honours including the FA Cup, Community Shield & English League Cup.
"The Chelsea Board have announced the appointment of Chris Borg
as the club's new manager looking to provide stability & way forward to being the best team in Europe. Funded by Russian owner Roman Abramovich
, Borg has been offered a two-year contract
at 31,000 euros p/w
and has been promised the full backing of the club's board.
The last two weeks have been a nightmare in the Chelsea camp with Andres Villas-Boas
being appointed as Carlo Ancelotti
's replacement, only to resign after less than two weeks. It has been reported that club captain John Terry
was talking to his wife during the welcoming party & things escalated from there. Whatever happened Villas-Boas' short stay should be ignored and the focus is now on the upcoming season with new manager Chris Borg looking to make his mark in English Football."
The Chelsea board have already made some summer signings, most notably Juan Mata
and have already started looking at targets for 2012. Apart from this, manager Chris Borg has been assigned 25 million euros
for his own personal targets. The backroom staff will be kept & Roberto Di Matteo
will also retain his post as Assistant Manager.
This post was edited by ChrisBorg (2012-07-07 23:03, 3 years ago)