What Chelsea's sporting director Marina Granovskaia said after Cech's return

Club legend Petr Cech returns from Arsenal were he retired to be Chelsea's technical and performance advisor, it was officially announced Friday.

Petr Cech holding a Chelsea shirt with Chelsea's sporting director Marina Granovskaia

Former Czech Republic internation Petr Cech, 37, will now be based at Cobham and will work closely with Chelsea's Director Marina Granovskaia.

His role will also align him with the men’s first team coaching and backroom staff, travelling with the team home and away with an emphasis on strategy and performance.

Following the arrival, here's what Marina Granovskaia, Chelsea's sporting director has to say:

We are delighted to welcome Petr back home to Chelsea. During his playing career here he was one of the most dedicated, successful and thoughtful professionals we have ever had.
We always hoped that when Petr was ready to retire we would see him back at Chelsea FC and we are thrilled to add his expertise and knowledge of the game to the technical staff, she said.

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