The Portuguese boss was sacked this afternoon after club owner Roman Abramovich and board had collection of emergency meetings last night time. Mourinho's last match in price was the disastrous 2-1 loss to Leicester metropolis and with rumours of participant unrest in the media, the membership have acted and sacked him.
Abramovich may be pressured to pay Mourinho extra than £40million after the Portuguese supervisor signed a four-yr deal this summer season. Guus Hiddink can be coated up as the following substitute.
Mourinho lost support within the Chelsea hierarchy after his bust-up with former club medical doctor Eva Carneiro during the 2-2 draw with Swansea on the opening day of the season.
Stars of ultimate season’s campaign together with Eden danger, Nemanja Matic and Cesar Azpilicueta have been criticized by way of their manager in front of their peers, leading to splits inside the camp.
This changed into Mourinho's 2nd spell in fee of Chelsea and he became sorely disappointed along with his gamers after Chelsea's 9th loss of the season to Leicester.
After the sport,he instructed the press;
'every now and then I find myself wondering closing season I did an notable job, introduced players to a stage no longer their level. If this is actual I added to this type of degree they could not preserve for more than extraordinary-motivation to be main. That is one possibility.'“one of my quality qualities is that i can read the sport and perceive the strengths of the opponent and tell my gamers what they're,” Mourinho stated. “So it it is a large frustration to accept the dreams due to the fact my paintings changed into betrayed, if this is the proper word.
“I labored 4 days in this match. I organized the whole thing related to the opponent. I pick out 4 moves wherein they scored nearly each their desires.
“My players got all that data in remaining 3 days, you can ask them, they're sincere men who will tell you it's far authentic.
“however within the situations I perceive, we concede the primary and 2d goal. The errors have been there.”
in spite of his selection to publicly criticise his gamers for failing to paste to the sport plan, Mourinho insisted he changed into ready to fight on as supervisor.
“The most effective aspect i will say is that I need to be (the manager.)” Mourinho said. “I don't have any doubts and i assume which you realize me properly sufficient, six years here, that i am not fearful of a large challenge.
“At this second, it is a real massive undertaking and that i want to stay. I'm hoping Mr Abramovich and the board need me to live.
“I know that the board wishes the exceptional for this membership. I would like the board to examine the state of affairs, the finances, the balance of the membership and what they have been watching for.”
With Chelsea now hovering simply one point above the relegation quarter,the club's board decided to act.
Here is what the club site said
All at Chelsea thank Jose for his substantial contribution for the reason that he returned as supervisor inside the summer season of 2013.
His three league titles, FA Cup, community shield and three League Cup wins over spells make him the maximum successful supervisor in our 110-yr history. However both Jose and the board agreed results have not been exact enough this season and trust it's miles within the pleasant interests of both parties to go our separate approaches.
The club desires to make clear Jose leaves us on true terms and will continually remain a far-loved, respected and big discern at Chelsea. His legacy at Stamford Bridge and in England has long been assured and he's going to usually be warmly welcomed returned to Stamford Bridge.
The club’s consciousness is now on ensuring our gifted squad reaches its potential.
There can be no similarly comment till a new appointment is made.