Monday, February 9, 2009

Chelsea sacks SCOLARI...

The manager of the Chelsea football club Luiz Felipe Scolari was sacked by the Chelsea board after the teams poor performance during its last few premier league matches.
A statement on the club's website revealed the move had been made "to maintain a challenge for the trophies we are still competing for"..."Luiz Felipe Scolari has been dismissed as manager of Chelsea Football Club with immediate effect," read the statement. "The Chelsea board would like to place on record our gratitude for his time as manager"..
Last Saturday the draw against Hull City saw the downfall of Scolari. As for the time being the team will be led by assistant Ray Wilkins on an interim basis. Chelsea are 7 points behind the leaders Machester United at 4th place.