Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 5/24/13
It looks for all the world like the Chelsea players don't have a single care. Not one thing to worry about, as a handful of first teamers joke and frolic and goof their way through a festive clinic with young FC Harlem players in spite of the unseasonably blustery weather. As if they hadn't just lived through yet another tumultuous season with the mid-season firing of manager and fan favorite Roberto Di Matteo and an outcry among the hardcore supporters over his interim replacement, Rafa Benitez. As if their previous season hadn't been just as chaotic, with Andre Villas-Boas's stylistic and operational revolution inciting revolt among the senior players and leading to his own premature firing and replacement with Di Matteo. As if they hadn't dropped out of the title race far too early and flamed out of the UEFA Champions League in the group stage. As if they aren't about to see another manager installed for the eighth time in less than six years, doubtless unloosing another cascade...
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