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The Briton Graham Potter became the new coach of the English football club Chelsea FC. He replaced Thomas Tuchel, who was recalled by the squad on Wednesday, a day after losing the opening match of the Champions League group stage in Dinamo Zagreb 0-1.


08/09/2022 16:04, updated: 19:39

Potter signed a five-year contract with the London team.

“We are delighted to have brought Graham to Chelsea. He is extremely talented and has skills that extend beyond the football field. He left a big mark on his previous job,” said Chelsea director Todd Boehly.

The 47-year-old skipper has led Brighton & Hove Albion since 2019, his former strikes two places and three points ahead of fourth-placed Chelsea in the table.

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Having reached an agreement with Potter, Chelsea still had to agree with Brighton. According to The Mirror, the transfer fee for the coach could rise to 23 million euros.

German captain Tuchel only lasted seven games on the bench of “The Blues” in the new season. According to British media, the reason for the split was also his strained relationship with the club’s new management and some players.

Potter has been the coach of the “Seagulls” since 2019, his former forwards are currently two places and three points ahead of Chelsea in 4th place in the table. He previously led Swansea (2018-2019) and Östersund (2011-2018).

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As a player, he worked in the position of left defender. He started his career in Birmingham City (1992), finished in Macclesfield (2005). He played in the York City team jersey for the most encounters (2000-2003) – 114.

Other candidates for the vacant Chelsea coach position included the currently unemployed Mauricio Pochettino and Zinedine Zidane, and Ruben Amorim, who currently heads Portugal’s Sporting Lisbon, was also a candidate.

“I am extremely proud to represent Chelsea FC, this fantastic club. I am delighted to be working with the new management of the club. I would also like to sincerely thank Brighton for giving me this opportunity,” said Potter, who team to Fulham on Saturday.

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