CHELSEA boss Maurizio Sarri is additional risking the wrath of chairman Roman Abramovich by showing to purpose a sly dig on the absentee Russian billionaire.
Sarri is beneath growing strain as Blues boss after watching his aspect crash to an embarrassing 6-Zero defeat at Man Metropolis on Sunday.
The damning stats present that Chelsea are going backwards after dropping out of a prime 4 spot.
Sunday’s loss was their worst defeat since 1991 after they misplaced 7-Zero at Nottingham Forest and it was additionally the primary time they’ve conceded 4 or extra in consecutive away fixtures since 1990.
Sarri’s odds to be sacked earlier than the tip of the season tumbled yesterday and he hasn’t helped himself as soon as once more.
When quizzed on whether or not he was anticipating a name from Abramovich, Sarri sarcastically commented on how the pair by no means converse.
He stated: “If the president calls, I’ll be completely satisfied, seeing as I by no means hear from him.
“To be trustworthy, I don’t know what to anticipate. I didn’t see my soccer. At first of the season it labored. Now we have to perceive the the explanation why it isn’t working. It isn’t straightforward.”
Final week it was revealed how the proprietor and former boss Carlo Ancelotti nonetheless keep in contact over textual content.
And former Chelsea assistant supervisor Paul Clement believes it is solely a matter of time earlier than the axe is swung.
Talking to beIN SPORTS, Clement stated: “There’s one thing occurring that is mistaken behind the scenes.
“What I do know for certain is that the membership won’t settle for that. The proprietor won’t settle for that.
“Historical past reveals that when the group just isn’t taking part in on the stage that’s required, and anticipated for a membership like that and what they’ve achieved over time, they do take measures. They are going to act.”