Ex-Chelsea Manager Bobby Campbell Dies

Ex-Chelsea Manager Bobby Campbell Dies

Former Chelsea manager Bobby Campbell has died at the age of 78, the club has announced.

Campbell led Chelsea from 1988 to 1991, guiding them to promotion back to English football's top flight in 1989 before securing fifth place in the old First Division the following season " the Stamford Bridge outfit's highest finish for 19 years.

Chelsea will wore black armbands during their Premier League match at Stoke City on Saturday in Campbell's memory.

"Chelsea Football Club is greatly saddened to announce the passing of our former manager," a Blues statement read.

"All at the club send our deepest condolences to Bobby's family and friends and our players will wear black armbands in his memory at today's game at Stoke.

"Chelsea was very close to Bobby Campbell's heart and he will always be close to ours."

Credit:Chelseafc

 

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