Chelsea move swiftly to replace Jose

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Chelsea moved swiftly following the shock departure of Jose Mourinho as they announced that director of football Avram Grant and assistant manager Steve Clarke will take charge of the first team.

The London club confirmed in a statement that the pair would take charge "immediately" .

Mourinho´s profile has already been removed from the club website and Chelsea confirmed in a statement: "Avram and Steve have our full confidence and support."

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