Today's Top Words:
chelsea united league manchester from but season arsenal premier summer p city against transfer who
Chelsea board prepared to sack Maurizio Sarri if club drop out of Champions League reckoning

Below is a summary of the full article. Click here for the full version or go back to Chelsea Live

Chelsea's board are prepared to sack Maurizio Sarri if and when it becomes apparent that the club will not qualify for the Champions League next season.

Their 6-0 defeat at the Etihad meant Chelsea dropped into sixth in the Premier League table and have a goal difference of just +16.

Chelsea remain in the hunt for the top four and have a second chance to force entry into next season's Champions League by winning the Europa League, where they face Malmo at the last-32 stage.



Should the Blues be knocked out of the competition and continue to falter in the league, Chelsea's board are prepared to sack Sarri to rescue their season according to the Times.

It was made clear to Sarri when he took the job last season that his objective was to reinstate the club into Europe's elite competition and Roman Abramovich will not stomach a second season outside of it.

The Blues face Manchester City in the Carabao Cup final at Wembley at the end of the month but a victory in that would not save Sarri's job if the club's Champions League hopes diminish.

More: Chelsea FC. Chelsea flew to Sweden today as they prepare for their tie against Malmo.


For more news relating to Manchester City, visit our sister site MCFC Live.
Click to visit Metro | Click to return to Chelsea Live
Share Chelsea Live



Dont Buy The Sun



rss icon



Arsenal News - Chelsea News - Everton News - Liverpool FC News - Man City News - Manchester United News - Newcastle News - Spurs News - West Ham News - Celtic News - Rangers News - < - Contact

©2018 Chelsea Live.

Valid XHTML 1.0 StrictDont Buy The Sun [Valid RSS]