Despite the backing of the board as well the Chairman, Mourinho knows his job is not safe at Stamford Bridge if result doesn’t turnaround as soon as possible. Admitting the Club is in crucial period, Mourinho has regarded this blip in form as the worst part of his career.
Reports have it Chelsea is considering making up plans to get a replacement for the Champions League winner if the situation with the club result continues.
Diego Simoene known as “Cholo” by many in Athletico Madrid has been top on the list. Replacing Mourinho would be quite expensive as he is expected to get a pay-out of £37.5 million if he is eventually sacked.
The Argentine has improved an Athletico Madrid side since he became the coach taking them to a status of title contenders in the Spanish La Liga as well as a major force to reckon with in Europe.
The Argentine international has helped the club to the Spanish La Liga, Copa Del Rey as well as the Europa Cup medal as well as being Champions League runner up in 2013-14 season.
The Coach signed a contract extension keeping him to the Club till 2020. Agreeing to a move to Chelsea would see the blues pay £15 million as buy-out clause inserted in his contract.