Chelsea have confirmed the appointment of Christopher Vivell as the club’s new technical director.
Chelsea‘s website has announced the appointment of Vivell as the new Technical Director at Stamford Bridge, starting immediately. It attracts skilled and experienced executives from RB Leipzig.“We are delight that Christopher has taken on an important leadership role for the club. His work in Germany and Austria was a testament to his talent. We are confident he will continue his impressive journey at Chelsea.”
“He will provide significant support to Graeme and the management group. He has played an important role in developing our overall vision for the ufabet club,” said Chelsea chairman Todd Boehly.
Willell made his name as a scout for Hoffenheim, then spent five years at Red Bull Salzburg before joining RB Leipzig. The main task is recruiting players. and is a scout for all ages It also coordinates Red Bull’s overall strategy.
Following his appointment, Vivell say: ‘Chelsea are building the most exciting project in global football and I’m extremely proud to be joining the club. There is so much potential for the club to continue to succeed, develop and grow. Under the new ownership, Graham Potter and the broader sporting team, there is a clear and sustainable philosophy underpinned by performance analysis, data and innovation, and I am looking forward to playing a part in that.’
Todd Boehly, Chelsea chairman, and Behdad Eghbali, co-controlling owner, said: ‘We are delighted that Christopher is taking up this important leadership role at the club. His work in Germany and Austria speaks for itself. We are confident he will continue on his impressive trajectory here at Chelsea. He will provide important support to Graham and the ownership group and play a vital part in advancing our overall vision for the club.’