Schevchenko Speculated to become the New Chelsea Manager After Lampard


Posted: January 22, 2021

Updated: January 22, 2021

  • Lampard might leave in no time
  • Schevchenko is the top favorite to replace Lampard
  • Tuchel and Allegri are also serious contenders

Until November 2020, Frank Lampard was only mentioned when football analysts were discussing the 2021 PL potential winner.  Now he is the top favorite among PL managers to be sacked. Besides, speculations are rising on who will be the new Chelsea manager after Lampard.

In late December online sportsbooks in the United Kingdom have lifted Chelsea’s manager Frank Lampard to the top of a new list. He became cut to favorite to be the Premier League’s next manager to leave. His odds are 4/5 at BetVictor to hit the news soon as the PL manager losing his job.

Chelsea spent £200 million in the summer on some great talents, such as Timo Werner, Hakim Ziyech, and Kai Havertz. But Lampard failed to find the best system for his squad. Therefore, he managed to win only two of Chelsea’s last eight matches in PL. His boss Roman Abramovich is well known for his ruthlessness and might sack Lampard in no time. That opens up a huge quest on who will be the new Chelsea manager after Lampard?

Shevchenko has a good job with Ukraine

New Chelsea manager after Lampard
Andriy Shevchenko –, CC BY-SA 3.0 GFDL, via Wikimedia Commons

The former Chelsea striker Andriy Schevchenko popped up on many online sportsbook news sites in the United Kingdom as the favorite. He played one and a half seasons for Chelsea, scoring 22 goals in 77 appearances. Schevchenko also won the 2004 Ballon d’Or as a player.

Immediately after retirement, Schevchenko became manager of the Ukrainian national team in 2016. In just four years of his coaching career, he ensured Ukraine went unbeaten in qualifying for Euro 2020. Should Abramovich think of a bright young coach Shevchenko might become the new Chelsea manager after Lampard.

Tuchel is keen to return very soon

Thomas Tuchel left PSG on Christmas Eve despite leading them to the Champions League final. Man consider what happened to Tuchel is unfair after he won two titles and three cups with PSG. Anyhow, Tuchel is very smart and can have a bright career as the new Chelsea manager after Lampard.

DW recently reported that Tuchel is keen to return as soon as possible. They argue he speaks English well and he is available without a fee. He will also be happy to work with Chelsea’s roster that has three top German players.

Allegri has been a free agent for two years

The six-time Serie A winner Massimiliano Allegri who left Juventus in 2019 remains a free agent. Lately, Allegri was linked with the job at Chelsea to repeat the success he had with Juventus. Some football analysts even suggest Allegri might be interviewed by Chelsea in recent months.

It is hard to expect what will Abramovich decide at the end. But, most likely the odds will soon become available on the new Chelsea manager after Lampard. Just check out the review about BetVictor to see all the best football odds.

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