Chelsea have contacted Julian Nagelsmann as a possible replacement for Graham Potter, Breaking Sport News reports.
Graham Potter was sacked as Chelsea manager after he suffered a defeat to Aston Villa at home.
The former Chelsea boss was tipped to qualify Chelsea for the Champions League after he took over from Thomas Tuchel.
Since taking over as manager, Graham Potter has struggled in the Premier League and other domestic competitions.
In his 31 games incharge as manager, Thomas Tuchel has managed only 12 wins, making him the second Chelsea manager with the worst win percentage at the club.
After a dismal Premier League campaign with the Blues, Chelsea have slumped into mid-table, sitting 11th on the table following the home defeat to Aston Villa.
The club’s hierarchy confirmed they have parted ways with Graham Potter after just 6 months incharge of the team.
A list of top coaches has been earmarked as possible replacements for Graham.
As Per Fabrizio Romano, former Bayern Munich manager Julian Nagelsmann is leading the list of possible candidates to take over the job.
Julian Nagelsmann was sacked as Bayern Munich manager during the international break after Bayern Munich lost their last Bundesliga game to Bayern Leverkusen.
He is now at pole position to take over Stamford Bridge with Fabrizio Romano confirming Chelsea have contacted the German tactician for the vacant job.
Julian Nagelsmann has also been linked to the Tottenham Hotspur job after Antonio Conte was left his role at Spurs on mutual consent after his press conference rant.
According to Fabrizio Romano, Julian Nagelsmann is still under contract with Bayern Munich until 2026.
This means Bayern Munich must assent to any possible deal before Nagelsmann could join Chelsea.