Abramovich determined to keep Chelsea top

He'll do whatever it takes to make it work," an insider told the Guardian. "He wanted rid of Jose Mourinho because it was all about Jose Mourinho; he'd had enough of that. He knew it would be unpopular but he has never been more determined to make it right: his reputation is at stake.

"The way he was celebrating the goals [in the 2-1 win in Valencia] on Wednesday night shows that Chelsea still means the world to him."

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