Petr Cech thanks Roman Abramovich from “bottom of his heart” but makes no specific mention of Jose Mourinho in an emotional farewell letter to Chelsea FC fans following his move to Arsenal FC.   Petr Cech completed his A?10m transfer across London to Arsenal FC, drawing an end to a glittering 11-year career at Chelsea with an admission that a life doesna t always turn out the way you think it willa . . In the letter that he posted on his offical twitter handle, Cech thanked the Chelsea FC fans and admitted he would have liked to finish his career at the club if not for him losing his first team slot, last season: I thought this would never happen, but it is time for me to say goodbye to Chelsea Football Club: the club I have lived every single minute for since joining in July, 2014, the club in which I thought Ia d hang my gloves and […]

It was the summer of 2004. Chelsea Football Club had just finished runners-up to Arsenal in the English Premier League a their best league position for 49 years a and in the process, broken the club record for highest number of points won in a season. Despite that, Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich a still in the nascent years of his ownership of the club a made his first major decision by deciding to relieve Italian Claudio Ranieri of his managerial duties. Abramovich sought a man who could match his ambition and hunger for success a someone that could not only take on the established powerhouses of Arsenal and Manchester United, but take them on and win. Before long, he had found the ideal candidate. Jose Mourinho exploded onto the English Premier League scene in June 2004 with his now-iconic press conference where he declared himself to be the a Special Onea . That sense of confidence rubbed off on his […]

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