It has been revealed on the Sky Sports website that Chelsea have appointed Jose Mourinho for the second time to end all speculation about his future.

The Portuguese took charge of his final Real Madrid game at the weekend, allowing Chelsea to confirm an appointment which has been an open secret for weeks.

Chief executive Ron Gourlay said: “I am delighted to welcome Jose back to Chelsea. His continued success, drive and ambition made him the outstanding candidate.

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“It is our aim to keep the club moving forward to achieve greater success in the future and Jose is our number one choice as we believe he is the right manager to do just that.

“He was and remains a hugely popular figure at the club and everyone here looks forward to working with him again.” (Sky Sports)

Chelsea fans have been waiting for this day and many will no doubt be celebrating the return of the special one!