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Chelsea FC Management Team 2016/2017

Chelsea FC – The Management Team

Jose Mourinho – First Team Manager

Jose Mourinho returned to Chelsea for his second spell as manager on 3 June 2013.

Steve Holland – Assistant first team coach

Following success as reserve team coach, Steve Holland stepped up to work with the senior squad.

Silvino Louro – Assistant first team coach

Silvino Louro has long been a key member of Jose Mourinho’s staff.

Rui Faria – Assistant first team coach

A methodology specialist who has worked with Jose Mourinho for many years.

Christophe Lollichon – Goalkeeper Coach

Christophe Lollichon joined Chelsea in November 2007, having previously worked with Petr Cech at Rennes.

Michael Emenalo – Technical director

Michael Emenalo previously worked in both the scouting and coaching departments before being promoted to his current role in July 2011.

Chris Jones – First team fitness coach

Chris Jones teams up closely with Rui Faria and previously worked in the Chelsea Academy.

Carlos Lalin – First team fitness coach

Carlos Lalin moved to Stamford Bridge in July 2014 to link up with Jose Mourinho after working under the Portuguese during his time at Real Madrid.

Mick McGiven – Senior opposition scout

Mick McGiven was previously Chelsea’s reserve team coach before moving up to work in the first team set-up.

Paco Biosca – Medical directorJoined Chelsea in July 2011 having worked in a similar position at Shakhtar Donetsk.

Neil Bath – Head of youth development

Neil Bath oversees the club’s Academy from Under-8s up to Under-21s.

Adi Viveash – Under-21 team manager

Previously youth team manager, Adi Viveash took over the Under-21s in 2014.

Joe Edwards: Under-18 team manager

Joe Edwards took on his current role in the summer of 2014 having previously been Under-16 coach.

James Melbourne – Head of match analysis/scout

James Melbourne measures our own team’s performances and helps assess opponents…

Other management staff – medical and fitness

Medical and fitness staff…

Other management staff – administration

Administration staff…

Other management staff – U21s, Academy & scouting

Academy and scouting staff…