Graham Potter has been announced as the new head coach of Chelsea.
Joining Graham Potter at Chelsea are his assistant Billy Reid, first-team coaches Bjorn Hamberg and Bruno, goalkeeping coach Ben Roberts and assistant head of recruitment Kyle Macaulay.
[via Brighton and Hove Albion]
“I am incredibly proud and excited to represent Chelsea FC, this fantastic football club. I am very excited to partner with Chelsea’s new ownership group…”
“[I] look forward to meeting and working with the exciting group of players and to develop a team and culture that our amazing fans can be proud of.”
“I would also like to place my sincere thanks to Brighton & Hove Albion for allowing me this opportunity and in particular Tony Bloom and all the players, staff and supporters for their continued support during my time at the club.”
Todd Boehly on Graham Potter:
“We are thrilled to bring Graham to Chelsea. He is a proven coach and an innovator in the Premier League who fits our vision for the Club.”
“Not only is he extremely talented on the pitch, he has skills and capabilities that extend beyond the pitch which will make Chelsea a more successful Club.”
“He’s had a major impact at his previous Clubs’ & we look forward to his positive impact at Chelsea. We look forward to supporting him, his coaching team & the squad in realising their full potential in the coming months & years.”
[via Chelsea FC]