With no manager at the helm, some fans are worried ahead of the new Premier League season, and, can you blame them?
With Chelsea taking on Manchester United away at Old Trafford in the opening weekend of the Premier League season, many fans took to Twitter to express their concern at the lack of a manager.
The fans were reacting to a post from the club’s official Twitter account confirming the pre-season fixtures, with many alluding to the fact the club are yet to appoint a manager despite the fixtures being confirmed.
Seven fixtures before our Premier League campaign gets underway…
Here’s what the Blues’ 2019 pre-season looks like! ????
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) June 30, 2019
Chelsea are due to travel to five different countries to play just seven games in the space of 25 days. Games will be held in Ireland, Japan, the UK, Austria, and Germany, as Chelsea prepare for a tough opening fixture. The opening Premier League game will then be followed by the UEFA Super Cup game against Liverpool in the Turkish capital, Istanbul.
Here is a selection of tweets from Chelsea fans, who seem worried about the fact the club has finalised the pre-season schedule before appointing a manager:
— Pys (@CFCPys) June 30, 2019
Who will be the Manager?
— ???????? (@cfc_zak) June 30, 2019
Without a manager????is kepa acting as one?
— faiza (@___Faizaah) June 30, 2019
7 games without a manager then?
— • (@madtingz_) June 30, 2019
Still no manager sorted!
— craig o neill (@craigon16346054) June 30, 2019
Well that’s June almost gone and still no announcement of a new manager. Do you think you could squeeze it in sometime in July as it’s just becoming ridiculous now.
— John & that’s my dog Floyd (@john_houstay) June 30, 2019
Without a head coach ?
— ANTONY (@antonybb) June 30, 2019