Chelsea given go-ahead for Guus talks
"Chelsea Football Club can confirm it has officially approached the Russian Football Union (RFU) for permission to speak to Guus Hiddink to become the club's temporary coach until the end of the season while continuing to be in charge of the Russian national team," said a Chelsea statement.
"That permission has been granted and Chelsea would like to thank the RFU for their co-operation."
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