Chelsea is no doubt one of the most dominant clubs in the Premier League now. Since last season, the club has been at the top of their game, they succeeded in winning the champions league, after a 1:0 victory over Manchester City, they also went ahead to win the Super Cup, after defeating Villareal in a penalty shot out.
But what many are not aware of is that the club has passed through a lot before getting to this stage, Chelsea has recorded one of the highest numbers of managers over the years.
In this article, we will be looking at a list of them, since 2000.
1. Graham Rix
Graham Pix is first on our list, he is from England. He became Chelsea's manager on 13 September 2000, and he lasted for only 4 days (till 7 September 2001).
He coached 2 matches, a win, and a loss, and the club scored 2 goals during his time.
2. Claudio Ranieri
Claudio Ranieri is next on our list, he is a football coach from Italy. He was a manager of the club for over 4 years (17 September 2000 -31 May 2004).
He coached 199 matches, 107 wins, 46 draws and 46 losses, 358 goals were scored during his time.
3. José Mourinho
José Mourinho is next, he is a professional football coach from Portugal, and he has been in the business for many years. He was a manager of the club from; 2 June 2004, Till 19 September 2007.
Chelsea won 6 trophies during his time, including Premier League (2X), FA Cup, and Community Shield.
He coached 185 games, with 124 wins, 40 draws and 21 losses, 330 goals were scored.
4. Avram Grant
Avram was a coach from Isreal, and he was Chelsea's manager for barely a year (from 20 September 2007 -24 May 2008).
He coached 64 matches; 36 wins, 13 draws, and 5 losses.
5. Luiz Felipe Scolari
Luiz Felipe Scolari was a manager from Brazil. He coached the club from; 1 July 2008, till 9 February 2009, and no trophy was won during his time.
He coached 36 games; 20 wins, 11 draws, and 5 losses.
6. Ray Wilkins
Ray Wilkins is next on the list, he was a football manager from England. He coached Chelsea from 9 February 2009, till 15 February 2009.
Coached one game, and it was recorded as a win
7. Guus Hiddink
Guus Hiddink is from the Netherlands, he was a manager of the club from; 16 February 2009, till 30 May 2009. He won the FA Cup during his time.
Coached 22 games; 16 wins, 5 draws, and 1 loss.
8. Carlo Ancelotti
Carlo Ancelotti is a professional football manager from Italy, he coached Chelsea from; 1 June 2009- 22 May 2011.
3 Trophies were won during his time, Premier League, FA Cup, and Community Shield.
Stats: 109 games, 67 wins, 20 draws, and 22 losses.
9. André Villas-Boas
André Villas-Boas is a coach from Portugal, managed Chelsea from; 22 June 2011- 4 March 2012.
Stats: 40 Games, 19 wins, 11 draws, and 10 losses.
10. Roberto Di Matteo
Roberto Di Matteo is from Italy, he coached the club from; 4 March 2012, till 21 November 2012.
Stats: 42 games, 24 wins, 9 draws, 9 losses.
11. Rafael Benítez
Rafael Benítez is a Spanish Manager, he coached Chelsea from; 21 November 2012 -27 May 2013.
Stats: 48 games, 28 wins, 10 draws, and 10 losses, the club won 1 trophy during his time; Europa League.
12. José Mourinho
José Mourinho is from Portugal, during his second time in the club, he stayed for 2 years; from 2 June 2013, till 17 December 2015.
Stats: 136 Matches, 80 wins, 29 draws, 27 losses, He won 2 trophies this time; Premier league and Football League Cup.
13. Steve Holland
Steve Holland is a football manager from England, he coached Chelsea from; 17 December 2015, till 19 December 2015, just 2 days.
Stats: 1 game, 1 win.
14. Guus Hiddink
Guus Hiddink is a football manager from the Netherlands, during his second time in the club, he stayed for almost a year; from 19 December 2015, till 16 May 2016.
Stats: 27 games, 10 wins, 11 draws, 6 losses.
15. Antonio Conte
Antonio Conte is a coach from Italy. Managed Chelsea from; 3 July 2016, till 13 July 2018, and he won two trophies; Premier League and FA cup.
Stats: 106 Games, 69 wins, 17 draws, 20 losses.
16. Maurizio Sarri
Maurizio Sarri is a manager from Italy, he coached Chelsea from; 14 July 2018, till 16 June 2019, and he won the Europa League.
Stats: 63 games, 39 wins, 13 draws, 11 losses.
17. Frank Lampard
Frank Lampard is a professional football coach from England. He is also recorded as one of Chelsea's greatest players of all time.
He coached the club for about 2 years; from 4 July 2019 till 25 January 2021.
Stats: 84 games, 44 wins, 17 draws, 23 losses.
18. Thomas Tuchel
Thomas Tuchel is last on our list, he is a football manager from Germany.
He became Chelsea's manager on 26 January 2021, till date. No doubt that he is one of the best so far.
Stat: 33 games, 21 wins, 7 draws, and 5 losses.
He won the champions league and Super cup in less than 7 months in the club.
Who is the best Chelsea manager since 2000? Tell us in the comment section below.
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