Date of publication: Sunday 3 February 2019 2:50
Chelsea can join Manchester United and Real Madrid in the race to recruit Tottenham Hotspur Mauriceio Pocetino.
Ole Gunnar Solskjayer was handed over to the reins by the end of the season, and the report said the Norwegian is on a five-strong list of candidates who will get full-time work at the end of the season.
But according to The sun, this is Spurs honcho Pochettino, who is No. 1 on Woodward. And the paper says United will wait until the end of the season to make its approach – from respect to Tottenham and to ensure that Solskayer does not give unwanted obstacles in his effort to direct the club to the top four.
Latest reports claim that, like Salskayer and Pocetino, the list also includes Zinedine Zidane, Laurent Blanc and, most surprisingly, the boss of Red Bull Salzburg Marko Rose.
However, according to a report from Express, Chelsea seems to be able to prepare for a bold stroke for Pocettino if Maurizio Sarri's fights continue.
They argue that Sarry "had text messages from Roman Abramovich to warn that he could be fired if he did not bring out football from the Champions League."
Pochettino is a reported target for Abramovich, with Argentina even considering before Blues decided to appoint Sarri in the summer.
But it is claimed that it could cost more than 50 million pounds as compensation to the former Southampton chief, and even that is not enough.
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