Zola in advanced talks over Chelsea return

Gianfranco Zola is in talks with Chelsea about an emotional return.

Gianfranco Zola is in talks with Chelsea about an emotional return.

Following Carlo Ancelotti's dismissal yesterday, Blues owner Roman Abramovich is now seeking a replacement for the Italian.

The Sun says Zola has been contacted and looks poised to make a dramatic return to join the backroom staff.

But Steve Clarke has already snubbed a return to the Bridge.

He opted to sign a three-year deal to work alongside Kenny Dalglish at Liverpool despite being offered more cash to go to Chelsea.

 
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