Chelsea have sacked their boss Jose Mourinho only seven months after he won them the Premier League crown.
The 52-year-old Portuguese had been in his second spell at the club, assuming responsibility in June 2013.
Chelsea completed eight focuses clear last season and won the League Cup, yet have lost nine of their 16 association recreations so far and are sixteenth in the table, one point over the assignment places.
Mourinho’s last match was Monday’s 2-1 rout at pioneers Leicester City.
Get up and go Guardiola, Guus Hiddink, Brendan Rodgers and Juande Ramos have all been touted as would be prudent successors as Blues proprietor Roman Abramovich starts another administrative hunt.