RELIABLE SOURCE: Lampard sacked as Chelsea head coach

With Thomas Tuchel reportedly set to take the reins at Stamford Bridge, Chelsea have confirmed Frank Lampard’s departure as head coach. Frank Lampard has been sacked as Chelsea head coach, the Blues have confirmed. Widespread reports emerged on Monday that the Blues were set to dismiss Lampard after a run of two wins in eight Premier League games left them ninth, 11 points off the pace. Chelsea Football Club has today parted company with Head Coach Frank Lampard. — Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) January 25, 2021 Confirmation soon followed, bringing to…

Manchester United to sack Ole Gunnar Solskjaer?

Manchester United have allegedly approached Mauricio Pochettino with a view to him replacing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as the club’s next manager amid the team’s dismal form under Solskjaer.Sources say the United hierarchy were privately backing Solskjaer prior to Wednesday night’s shambolic Champions League defeat by Istanbul Basaksehir and are reluctant to part company with the Norwegian so early in the season. But if United lose at Everton on Saturday they could end the weekend 17th in the Premier League table.