Chelsea owner spent £110.5m paying off sacked managers

first_img But it has now emerged that sacking the Italian and his backroom staff actually cost Chelsea a grand total of £26.6m. A statement from the club confirmed: “Exceptional items in the current year of £26.6m relate to changes in respect of the men’s team management and coaching staff, together with associated legal costs.” Claudio Ranieri – who was awarded £6m – was Abramovich’s first casualty, lasting just a season before being sacked to make room for Mourinho. Read Also:Abramovich rejects mega million deal for Chelsea The Special One – and his backroom staff – were given £23.1m in 2007, with Avram Grant picking up £5.2m after being dismissed in May 2008 – days after losing the Champions League final. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Promoted Content5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme Parks6 Ridiculous Health Myths That Are Actually True7 Facts About Black Holes That Will Blow Your Mind6 Interesting Ways To Make Money With A DroneMysterious Underwater Objects Most People Don’t Know About7 Mind-Boggling Facts About Black HolesBest & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever Made10 Risky Jobs Some Women Do6 Extreme Facts About Hurricanes20 Facts That’ll Change Your Perception Of “The Big Bang Theory”7 Reasons It’s Better To Be A VeganThe Best Cars Of All Time Roman Abramovich has spent a whopping £110.5million paying off sacked managers since becoming Chelsea owner in 2003. Loading… Since buying the Blues from Ken Bates, 12 managers have come and gone under the Russian tycoon’s regime – including Jose Mourinho twice. Only one of them left on their own terms – Europa League winner Maurizio Sarri, who ditched the Blues for Juventus after just one year in London. Antonio Conte was the most recent axing at Stamford Bridge – with the Blues ordered to pay the Italian £9m in compensation.Advertisementlast_img read more

Gallery: Syracuse drops match, 3-0, to Pittsburgh

first_imgSyracuse (14-7, 6-2 Atlantic Coast) struggled to put away sets in which it led late, and that ultimately doomed SU in its straight-sets loss to Pittsburgh (14-4, 7-0 Atlantic Coast) on Friday night in the Women’s Building. Syracuse registered six total blocks and 31 digs, their second- and third-lowest totals of the season, respectively. Below, see our best shots from the game. Facebook Twitter Google+ Commentscenter_img Published on October 13, 2017 at 6:02 pm Contact Max: mefreund@syr.edulast_img

One of the greatest Legends of BH Football Asim Ferhatovic Hase was born on January 24

first_imgAsim Ferhatovic Hase is one of the greatest legends of FC Sarajevo. He played a total of 600 football matches and scored 400 goals for FC Sarajevo.He made his debut in the jersey of FC Sarajevo in the match against Zagreb back in 1952. Despite the fact that he was the best player of FC Sarajevo and one of the best players in Yugoslavia, he played only one match for the representation of the former country.He was chosen as one of the best athletes of BiH several times. In the season 1963/64, he was the best scorer of former First league of Yugoslavia with 19 goals, and he was the member of generation of FC Sarajevo that won championship of Yugoslavia in 1967.There are numerous legends about him. People used to say that he had dribbled past five players and goalkeeper, came to goal line, turned towards his selector, who did not like him, shoot the ball into the field and said to selector: “Now you score it!”His moves were topic of all conversations for days. One anecdote related to him was a comment of radio reporter Mirko Kamenjasevic: Dear listeners, until they take ball from our Hase, feel free to listen to the music from our studio!Asim Ferhatovic passed away on January 24, 1987 in Sarajevo. His influence has not been forgotten, and today, the Olympic Stadium Kosevo is named after him, as well as the street near that stadium.(Source: read more