Abramovich meets Simeone, while Emenalo speaks to Conte

Abramovich meets Simeone, while Emenalo speaks to Conte

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The last ones were fervid days at Chelsea as the Blues are trying to sign a new permanent manager to take over from next summer.

Many are the names linked to the West London club, from Juventus manager Max Allegri, to Italy’s coach Antonio Conte, to Atletico Madrid boss Diego Pablo Simeone or to Copa America champions with Chile Jorge Sampaoli.

According to the Express Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich met current Atletico’s manager Diego Simeone in Holland a couple of days ago, since the Argentinian was in Eindhoven to play Champions League clash against PSV.

At the same time Chelsea technical director Michael Emenalo was in Turin, Italy, to meet Antonio Conte, who was atteding another Champions League game, Juventus v Bayern Munich.

After all these meeting the Blues are supposed to come to a final decision, while fans and players are also keen to confirm current boss Guus Hiddink as the manager for the upcoming season.