It is not a great surprise that Jose Mourinho has moved quickly to distance himself from reports linking Chelsea with a move for Fabien Barthez . It’s rumours like that which can ruin managerial reputations!
With Carlo Cudicini almost ready to return and Hilario proving himself a capable understudy, there can’t be many options worse than bringing in Barthez. Click below to read a few alternatives for Mourinho to mull over.
1 Coax Dmitri Kharine out of retirement
The Russian goalkeeper was at Stamford Bridge for seven years. He is apparently working as the goalkeeping coach at Luton Town. Why not bring