Chelsea’s terrible start to the season has been one of the major football stories around Europe.
But it could soon come to an end, as the Telegraph reports that Jose Mourinho is close to being sacked.
So far Roman Abramovich has resisted calls for a change, with Mourinho’s contract requiring a huge severance payment, and concerns over possible successors.
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The club is said to be interested in Pep Guardiola and Diego Simeone as replacements, but neither will be available until summer at the earliest.
However, with Chelsea dangling one point above the relegation zone, the situation is now considered so dire that the Special One has to go.
What do you think Chelsea fans? Is it time for Mourinho to be fired?