Chelsea’s next piece of recruitment could be in place this week as the countdown to January continues1 min read
Chelsea’s seemingly never-ending hunt for a new recruitment team. Following a busy summer in which multiple targets were approached, things quieted down until the appointment of Paul Winstanley as “Director of Global Talent and Transfers” in November.
According to Florian Plettenberg, who writes for Sky Germany, the next piece of the puzzle is finally ready to fall into place.
Christoph Vivell, the current Red Bull technical director, will take on a similar role at Chelsea, possibly as soon as this week, now that his contract has been signed and his Visa has been cleared.
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He’ll need to get to work right away, and even though he’ll only be starting this week, we’re sure he’s been hard at work behind the scenes preparing for the new job. With him in charge starting next month, there could be significant changes.