The news of Jose Mourinho’s firing at Chelsea is the biggest story in football this season, as the club announced on Thursday that the two parties had “mutually parted company.”
Despite winning the league last season and boasting the best points-per-game ratio of any manager in Premier League history, the Blues’ struggles this season were too much as Mourinho was let go.
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Social media was abuzz with reaction to the news, as Chelsea must now look to climb out of a relegation battle without “The Special One.”
As of this time, Cesc Fabregas is the only Chelsea player with any sort of public comment on the situation.
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