“César Azpilicueta is up to his 10th manager at Chelsea,” tweets Stu Wilsher. “Is there a record for the most managers played under at the same club?”
Well, Stu, we make it nine managers and one caretaker, but the answer is, of course, yes, which puts that one to bed. Oh! You’d like to know who? OK, here we go.
John Terry played under 11 managers in his time at Chelsea, but beyond Stamford Bridge, the obvious place to look is Watford given the Pozzo family’s penchant for staff regeneration. By our count, there are eight players who have exceeded Terry’s benchmark: