Return of the legends: Cech in Chelsea comeback

21 June 2019

Cech
Photo: Getty Images Petr Cech, here in his final game for Arsenal in the UEFA Europa League Final, is set to take up a technical role in Chelsea.

Petr Cech takes up a technical role at Chelsea, acting as link between the board and the first team.

The former goalkeeper might be the first of many former Chelsea players to be unveiled as backroom staff. 

Christian Fomsgaard Jensen cfj@offthepitch.com

It has been four years since Petr Cech left Chelsea to join their city rivals Arsenal, but even though his playing days are now over, he returns to The Blues. 

The club have announced the former goalkeeper as a technical and performance advisor which will start a bigger overhaul of the club’s management and backroom staff.

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