Newcastle News: Chelsea looking at Eddie Howe as Mauricio Pochettino Replacement

In today's Newcastle news - Chelsea looking at the Newcastle manager Eddie Howe as a potential replacement for Mauricio Pochettino at Stamford Bridge.
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In a dramatic turn of events, Newcastle manager Eddie Howe could be on his way to Stamford Bridge to manage Chelsea in case the Blues decide to part ways with their current manager Mauricio Pochettino. According to Ben Jacobs in an article on GiveMeSport, Chelsea is looking to part ways with Mauricio Pochettino as the Argentine failed to provide the success Todd Boegly and his team wanted. Also, Chelsea fans seem to have turned their back on the manager which is a clear indication that a sacking is on the cards. So, they are exploring options in the market for managers who could replace Pochettino at Chelsea. One name coming out from that potential list that Newcastle fans will not like is Eddie Howe. Yes, this Newcastle news on Eddie Howe to Chelsea could happen as the current Newcastle boss could replace Pochettino at Chelsea.

Newcastle News: Eddie Howe to Chelsea as Pochettino replacement

Chelsea is looking at multiple options to replace Pochenttino and Eddie Howe is one name that is being discussed internally. As per Ben Jacobs, initially, there were reports of Roberto De Zerbi being considered as favourites to replace the current Chelsea boss. However, he denied those reports and claimed that Julen Lopetegui, Hansi Flick, and Eddie Howe are the potential options that Chelsea will explore. However, getting Eddie Howe will not be easy as Chelsea needs to convince the Newcastle board to part ways with Eddie Howe. Yes, Newcastle is not having the kind of season everyone expected after their amazing last season where they reached the Champions League after 20 years. So, will this Newcastle news of Eddie to Chelsea as Pochettino's replacement happen? Only time will tell.

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