Hayes reveals Chelsea players wished Abramovich after disastrous final | Women’s Champions League
Emma Hayes has revealed that Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich visited his team’s dressing room to empathize with the players following their dismemberment by Barcelona in Sunday night’s Champions League final in Gothenburg.
“Our owner came to see us and all the girls were very quick to say we would be back here,” said the Chelsea manager following a 4-0 loss which saw Melanie Leupolz score a goal against his camp for the English champions. within 36 seconds. “We’ll be working hard on the training ground to make sure we do that. I’m just gutted that we didn’t have the chance to make it into a game. We had a wonderful season but, at times, we were a little naive.