Reports reaching iHarare suggest that former Chelsea goalkeeper Peter Cech is leaving Stamford Bridge after spending three years as the technical and performance advisor at the club.
As per reports, Cech will be officially parting ways with Chelsea this week on June, 30.
Official. Petr Cech leaves Chelsea with immediate effect: “It has been a huge privilege to perform this role at Chelsea for the past three years. With the Club under new ownership, I feel now is the right time for me to step aside”. 🔵 #CFC
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— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) June 27, 2022
Announcing this development, the former goalie is quoted as having said:
It has been a huge privilege to perform this role at Chelsea for the past three years. With the club under new ownership, I feel now is the right time for me to step aside. I am pleased that the club is now in an excellent position with the new owners, and I am confident of its future success both on and off the pitch.
The newly appointed Chelsea director Todd Boehly wished Cech all the best in his future career.
Petr is an important member of the Chelsea family. We understand his decision to step away and thank him for his contributions as an advisor and his commitment to the club and to our community. We wish him the best
This development comes a week after Chelsea announced the installation of new board led by Todd. In a press statement, the club also announced that Marina Granovskaia was also parting ways with Chelsea after ten years of service as the club director.
The announcement includes the departure of Marina Granovskaia, director of Chelsea FC. Boehly will operate as interim sporting director until the Club names a full-time replacement, continuing the Club’s work towards its targets during the current transfer window. Chelsea FC and Ms. Granovskaia have agreed that she will remain available to Boehly and the Club for the duration of the current transfer window, to the extent required to support the transition, announced Chelsea.