Chelsea look set to set to appoint their new manager today with Graham Potter seemingly ready to take charge.
The west London club took the decision to sack Thomas Tuchel yesterday and their search for his replacement is already well advanced.
The latest developments this morning all point towards Potter being named the Blues’ new boss within the next 24 hours.
Verbal agreement: Chelsea-Potter
Chelsea have verbally agreed a deal with Graham Potter, report the Telegraph.
The final hurdle that now remains is for the deal to be signed and officially wrapped up.
But barring any late twists, the Brighton boss looks set to take charge at Stamford Bridge.
Potter’s press conference cancelled & Brighton farewells
Graham Potter’s press conference today has been cancelled due to the ongoing speculation surrounding his future.
The Seagulls are due to travel to Bournemouth on Saturday and will seemingly do so without Potter.
The south coast club are now in the process of searching for his replacement.
The 47-year-old was at the club’s training ground this morning to say his goodbyes.