In breaking news this afternoon, it appears that Chelsea have sacked manager Jose Mourinho as first team manager.
The reigning league champions have suffered a string of defeats with the most recent one coming from an in form Leicester.
All eyes now are turning to his replacement and there is growing speculation that club officials are in talks with several of the leading Fantasy Football managers from Ireland and the UK.
It’s not just a platform to slag your mates who are terrible at it, Fantasy Football is also a development portal for emerging managers and coaches, hence why so many men spend so many hours dedicated to it.
Club’s pay a premium fee to access the data that shows the success of the managers and the string of decisions that got them to the top of the table.
Chelsea has missed managerial opportunities in the past and are seriously looking at some of the talent that’s been successfully managing their own online squads.
One such hopeful, which will be of huge interests to the Irish is Ciaran Treacy and his Bacuna Mata-Ta side.
Out of nearly 3 million managers across the Ireland and the UK, he’s top of the entire Irish fantasy football league and 4th overall.
Hugely impressive stats.
Treacy was seen entering Stanford Bridge earlier today, but it’s not clear whether any definitive offers have been made.
Having proven himself over the last number of months, Irish fans will be routing for him to replaced the sacked Jose Mourinho at Chelsea.
No doubt his managerial skills will go a long way to transform the current situation the team finds them in.
We’ll have more on this story as it breaks.