Spurs manager’s fine season, record of bringing on home-grown talent and less abrasive nature than Mourinho impress
When Chelsea won the title last May few would have predicted that seven months later they would be languishing in the lower half of the table and facing the biggest crisis of the Abramovich era. Can they return to the top?
Chelsea's wage bill for 2014-15 up £25million on the year before
Ancelotti will take over at Bayern Munich in the summer
Supporters boo players they hold responsible for Mourinho’s dismissal while owner looks down on them from on high and team display renewed spirit
Drogba was in Abramovich's box amid rumours he is to take a coaching role
Mourinho returned to Chelsea's Cobham training base on Friday but not all of the squad were on hand to listen to his farewell speech
Mourinho said to be in sombre mood at Cobham training ground
Mourinho was sacked on Thursday afternoon
Number of short-term candidates being cosidered by Chelsea board
Ramos has not managed since leaving Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk in May 2014
Cost of sacking Chelsea manager could reach £40 million
Ambitious redevelopment of Stamford Bridge confirms club’s intentions to remain a big player
Chelsea have released their full plans of what there new Stamford Bridge home will look like if it gets planning permission.
Blues revealed annual financial results to 30 June
Mourinho the only manager to be have stadium ban for comments made about officials