The search for the next Chelsea manager has long been underway and already there is one very obvious outstanding candidate - former Blues boss and current Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho. He is still a fan favourite even six years after departing Stamford Bridge and his CV boasts more accomplishments than most. But is the Real Madrid man still the right candidate to succeed ultra-unpopular Rafael Benitez at the helm? In an industry where reality bites harder than most, it is important the Blues make the right decision in naming their next manager in order to avoid the embarrassing situation of replacing what would be a tenth boss in just nine years. Chelsea have the highest rate of managerial dismissals in all of Europe and in order to put an end to what has become a worrying and insidious trend, it is paramount that they find a man who is right for the club if they are to have continued success. It is our belief that Borussia Dortmund's Jurgen Klopp is a better choice of manager than Jose Mourinho, and here, we list five reasons why Abramovich should go all out in bringing him to Stamford Bridge. Click "Next" to get started.
Joseph is an accredited football journalist and has interviewed nearly all of the current 20 Barclay's Premier League managers. He is also a correspondent for Bleacher Report and has written for Caught Offside and Give Me Football.