So where you have a manager retire after 26 years in charge of one club, you only have to look at Chelsea to see the manager instability the club has gone through.
I have long been a supporter of Jose Mourinho, however I do believe his move back to Chelsea is not one steeped in ‘wiseness’, of course this is an opinion however only the future will tell, as the wise squires would say.
Chelsea managers under Roman Abramovich
- Claudio Ranieri: Sep 2000 to May 2004
- Jose Mourinho: Jun 2004 to Sep 2007
- Avram Grant: Sep 2007 to May 2008
- Luiz Felipe Scolari: Jul 2008 to Feb 2009
- Guus Hiddink: Feb 2009 to May 2009
- Carlo Ancelotti: Jun 2009 to May 2011
- Andre Villas-Boas: Jun 2011 to Mar 2012
- Roberto Di Matteo: Mar 2012 to Nov 2012
- Rafael Benitez: Nov 2012 to May 2013
- Jose Mourinho: June 2013 –
Author: Gavin Doyle