Chelsea have confirmed the appointment of Mauricio Pochettino as the club’s new first-team head coach.
The ex-Tottenham Hotspur and Paris Saint-Germain manager has signed a two-year contract at the club, with Chelsea retaining the option for a further year.
Speaking to the club’s official website after announcing the appointment, club owners Todd Boehly, Behdad Eghbali, José E. Feliciano, Mark Walter and Hansjörg Wyss said:
“The sporting team conducted a diligent and thoughtful process that the Board is proud of. We are delighted that Mauricio will be joining Chelsea. Mauricio is a…