GRAHAM POTTER has arrived at Chelsea’s Cobham training ground to sign a deal which will see him become become the club’s new manager.
The 47-year-old returned to Brighton’s training centre this morning to bid farewell to players and staff ahead of his huge move to Stamford Bridge.
He is set to become the successor of Thomas Tuchel, who was sacked yesterday following the Blues’ shock 1-0 defeat to Dinamo Zagreb in the Champions League.
Potter was the top managerial target for new Chelsea chief Todd Boehly, who is understood to be very impressed with his impact at Brighton.
The two had a formal meeting in West London yesterday where the former left-back verbally agreed to take over at Stamford Bridge.
Mauricio Pochettino and Zinedine Zidane were also claimed to be on the shortlist of potential managers.
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