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Marina Granovskaia takes decision on Chelsea’s next six move after Tuchel contract extension



Marina Granovskaia takes decision on Chelsea's next six move after Tuchel contract extension 1 Sportelo

Chelsea  announced on Friday that Thomas Tuchel’s contract at the club has been extended by 2 years following an impressive season in a short period.

This means the start of a busy summer for blues director  Marina Granovskaia.

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Granovskaia who is in charge of the club’s day-to-day activities shared her delight at the news that the German tactician has extended his stay at Stamford Bridge after leading the side to a famous Champions League victory last weekend with a 1-0 win over Manchester City.

Speaking to the club’s official website she said “When Thomas joined us in January there was still so much to play for domestically and in Europe,”.

“He slotted in seamlessly and immediately became an integral part of the Chelsea family.

“Returning us to the top four in the Premier League was crucial, and we could not be happier with our success in the Champions League which crowned a remarkable season at Chelsea.

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“We are extremely pleased therefore to retain Thomas for a further two years, and look forward to more achievements in the coming seasons.”

With Tuchel’s future secured, next will be how to shape Chelsea’s squad for next season.

According to reports, the  Blues’ next six moves have already been decided, which means there could be a few more announcements for fans to look forward to in the coming weeks.

Chelsea Manager Thomas Tuchel

Thomas Tuchel at a Press Conference ( photo by Getty Images)

Most of which are new contracts for current players. contract negotiations with midfield pair N’Golo Kante and Jorginho are set to commence in the coming months, but the club isn’t in any rush to open talks.

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Next, Granovskaia is expected to complete some stunning deals to bolster Tuchel’s squad ahead of next season.

The German reportedly wants to sign at least three new players – a right-wing back, a central midfielder, and a striker this summer.

As a result, the likes of Adama Traore, Declan Rice, Erling Haaland, Harry Kane, and Romelu Lukaku are just some of the names being linked with a move to Stamford Bridge to fill those three positions.