Scolari starts his new job at Stamford Bridge next Tuesday but is clearly busy assembling his backroom staff after already deciding to bring Flavio Teixeira and Darlan Schneider - his assistant and fitness coach respectively at Portugal - to London.
"Immediately I accepted because I know how he works," said Pracidelli. "My club Palmeiras know this is a rare opportunity and are releasing me without any resentment."
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