Chelsea have named Thomas Tuchel as head coach following the sack of Frank Lampard on Monday.
The Premier League giants made the announcement in an announcement on their web site on Tuesday evening.
The assertion learn: “Thomas Tuchel has been appointed as the brand new Chelsea Head Coach. He strikes to Stamford Bridge following a two-and-a-half 12 months spell at French champions Paris Saint-Germain, which got here to an finish final month.
“He would be the first German to handle Chelsea and arrives having guided PSG to 4 main honours and the Champions League closing throughout his time within the French capital.”
Reacting, Tuchel stated: “I wish to thank Chelsea FC for his or her confidence in me and my workers.
“All of us have the best respect for Frank Lampard’s work and the legacy he created at Chelsea. On the similar time, I can’t wait to fulfill my new crew and compete in probably the most thrilling league in soccer. I’m grateful to now be a part of the Chelsea household – it feels wonderful!
Chelsea appoint Thomas Tuchel as new head coach