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Former Chelsea favorite dominated out of becoming a member of Enzo Maresca’s teaching workers


Former Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas has been dominated out of rejoining the membership as a part of incoming supervisor Enzo Maresca’s workers.

Fabregas solely retired from taking part in final summer season, ending his profession with Como in Serie B, and has been chopping his teaching tooth with the little recognized Italian facet ever since.

The 2010 World Cup winner, who performed for Chelsea between 2014 and 2019, was given management of Como’s B group and Below-19s upon hanging up his boots however wound up being appointed interim head coach of the first-team in October for seven video games.

Fabregas was unable to maintain the job attributable to not having accomplished all of his teaching {qualifications} however stayed on as an assistant to Welshman Osian Roberts, who oversaw promotion to Serie A. With Roberts set to maneuver into an ‘upstairs’ position, Fabregas will fulfil the license standards this summer season and is anticipated to be named new head coach as Como embark on prime flight soccer.

Cesc Fabregas

Fabregas is ready to handle in Serie A / Jonathan Moscrop/GettyImages

Regardless of a teasing go to to Chelsea’s Cobham coaching floor in mid-Might elevating questions on his future, that promotion at Como is the explanation he received’t be returning to the Blues any time quickly.

The Athletic‘s Simon Johnson reported Fabregas’ presence at Cobham a fortnight in the past however has since defined the 37-year-old was by no means in rivalry to exchange Mauricio Pochettino as Chelsea boss as a result of it’s too early in his managerial profession, neither is he ready to surrender a head coach gig in Serie A with a purpose to take a step backwards and turn into an assistant once more.

“I am very completely satisfied [at Como]. My intention is to be right here,” Fabregas just lately advised BBC Sport Wales.

Chelsea are believed to have agreed £10m compensation with Leicester to nominate Maresca, who labored below Pep Guardiola at Manchester Metropolis in 2022/23. That deal is believed to incorporate assistant supervisor and ex-Chelsea goalkeeper Willy Caballero, first-team coach Danny Walker, goalkeeping coach Michele de Bernardin, health coach Marcos Alvarez and analyst Javier Molina Caballero.