Thomas Tuchel looks poised to become the new manager of Chelsea with the Blues on the brink of sacking Frank Lampard.
Roman Abramovich and co have made the decision following their poor start to the season, with Chelsea having won just two of their last eight Premier League games.
Tuchel has been out of a job since being sacked by PSG in December, and appears to be about to return to management just over a month after getting the boot.
In the German, the Blues will be getting a manager with winning experience, with two Ligue 1 titles and a French Cup to his name.
But they will also be getting one who will take no nonsense, and one who is known to have a temper on him.
Tuchel has managed some of the biggest stars in football, one of whom is Kylian Mbappe.
Despite generally having a good relationship with the French international, Tuchel had no qualms about substituting him when needed, much to Mbappe's anger.
Tempers flared when he was taken off in a 5-0 win against Montpellier, with the pair remonstrating with each other on the touchline.
Tuchel refused to back down, and it would take a brave Chelsea player to cross him.
The likes of Abramovich will also be aware Tuchel could be a demanding presence given his history with PSG sporting director Leonardo.
In fact, he had a fractious relationship with the club's entire hierarchy throughout the majority of his two-and-a-half year spell at Parc de Princes.
And Tuchel said in a recent interview: “To be completely honest, during the first six months, I said to myself: 'Am I still a manager or am I a politician in sport, a Minister for Sports? Where is my role as manager in such a club now? I said to myself: I just want to coach.'"
He has also hit out at the club's transfer policy in the past, and certainly does not allow himself to be walked over by the powers-that-be.
Tuchel has also recently been involved in spats with the RB Leipzig fitness coach at the end of their Champions League semi-final last season and he also launched an X-rated rant about VAR during a game against Rennes in the 2019-20 season.
One thing is for sure: Things won't be dull under him at Stamford Bridge.
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