Chelsea on Thursday sacked manager Jose Mourinho after a poor run of results.
The Premier League leaders have had a bad season so far and are just one point above the relegation zone, placing 16th in the Premier League table with 15 points..
Speculation had mounted over the future of the Portuguese manager in recent days but the announcement was made on Thursday which will continue to divide opinions worldwide.
“All at Chelsea thank Jose for his immense contribution since he returned as manager in the summer of 2013,” a statement on the club’s website said.
“His three league titles, FA Cup, Community Shield and three League Cup wins over two spells make him the most successful manager in our 110-year history.
“But both Jose and the board agreed results have not been good enough this season and believe it is in the best interests of both parties to go our separate ways.
“The club wishes to make clear Jose leaves us on good terms and will always remain a much-loved, respected and significant figure at Chelsea.”
So as Chelsea sacked Mourinho following a poor season so far, what is your opinion about the decision? Was Jose Mourinho at fault? Do you think his players betrayed him as he claimed? Should Chelsea have give their most successful coach ever more time? How can Chelsea bounce back fron their disappointing season?
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