Chelsea appointed Potter as head coach after former supervisor Thomas Tuchel’s dismissal in September earlier this yr. Although the Englishman obtained off to an honest begin at Stamford Bridge, he has just lately obtained criticism for the Blues’ poor performances.
The west London outfit suffered back-to-back defeats within the Premier League in opposition to Potter’s former membership Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal. Chelsea can’t appear to flee their poor type outdoors the English top-flight as nicely.
The Blues misplaced 2-1 in opposition to Dinamo Zagreb of their remaining UEFA Champions League group stage fixture on November 3. They had been additionally handed a 2-0 defeat by Manchester City of their Carabao Cup encounter per week later and final week they had been defeated my Newcastle United.
Given this poor run of video games, McManus claims Potter is probably regretful of his choice to maneuver to Stamford Bridge.
The former Hibernian striker advised Football Insider:
“He’s not discovering it simple, is he? It’s a giant outdated job and there's a lot of uncertainty at Chelsea in the meanwhile. The proprietor is making a variety of huge choices, signing a variety of gamers. Potter had it made at Brighton, he had a squad that had been constructed by him they usually had been enjoying unbelievable soccer."
He added: “They are still doing it under their new manager, who is continuing to do an excellent job. Chelsea look lost at the back. I know he has only been there a few weeks but some of the results have been so poor. Surely there is a part of him that thinks he might have made a mistake.”
Chelsea are at the moment seventh within the Premier League desk, a whopping 13 factors behind leaders Arsenal.
The Blues boss advised Sky Sports:
“I’m a human being as well. I’ve come from Brighton, where everything was pretty much organised over a three-year period. Pretty quickly you’re into the washing machine in terms of the games and the turnaround.”
“You have to deal with all that’s going on and the amount of matches you play, and then you need a bit of time to reflect – if there is that time. There is because of the World Cup break and it would be stupid of me not to use that time to rejuvenate, to recover, to reflect and to improve.”