Potter only took over as manager in September. But came under intense pressure after a poor run of form. Despite spending more than £600m on players since the summer, Chelsea
have only won one of their last 10 games and lost at home to Southampton in the Premier League on Saturday. past
The result saw them sink 10th in the table – 11 points behind the top four – as well as being eliminated from the Carabao Cup. FA Cup and, most recently, Borussia Dortmund. Frankfurt in the UEFA Champions League round of 16, the last team, the first leg as well.
Potter and his backroom team arrived at work determined to turn things around.
There has been a full debrief of Saturday’s 1-0 defeat by Southampton at Stamford Bridge. Which was greeted by boos from Chelsea fans and calls for Potter to be sacked.
Chelsea have no plans to sack Potter before Sunday’s trip to Tottenham. But it was accepted there is a lot to do to turn around a run of results that has sent their season into a tailspin.
Potter and senior first-team staff in the room were united in a bid to resolve the issues at the club. Including the low confidence and morale of the squad. Potter has been told to fight through calls for him to be sacked and has a full week to prepare for what feels like a crucial game against Tottenham.
Their downfall causes team co-owners Todd Bohly and Behdad Eghbaly to call Potter for an emergency meeting
. The club turned the situation around And it is understood the England head coach’s job is now safe.