AVRAM GRANT

  • Jose Mourinho may return to Chelsea as manager February 28, 2013

    London: In a dramatic development simmering around the Stamford Bridge, it has been reported that Jose Mourinho might return to Chelsea this summer. While Avram Grant has emerged as a top contender to see through the rest of the club's season following Rafael Benitez's displeasure to continue. Benitez criticised both the...
  • Chelsea fires Israeli coach Avram Grant May 25, 2008

    London: Almost everyone assumed Chelsea had appointed Avram Grant as manager on a shortterm basis, and they were proved right on Saturday. Chelsea fired the unheralded Israeli coach three days after the club lost to Manchester United in the Champions League final. Despite signing a fouryear contract when he succeeded the popular...
  • Chelsea boot out manager Grant after eight months May 25, 2008

    London: Chelsea sacked manager Avram Grant on Saturday, three days after his team were beaten on penalties in the Champions League final by Manchester United. "Chelsea Football Club can confirm that Avram Grant has had his contract as manager terminated today. This follows meetings over the last two days," the Premier...
  • Chelsea manager calls for players protection December 19, 2007

    New Delhi: Chelsea manager Avram Grant has called on referees to give players more protection after losing captain John Terry for six weeks with fractured bones in his foot. "I see that the discussions or the main discussions in the last two weeks or the last two months is about whether...