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#Claude Makelele

# claude-makelele - Thursday 25 May, 2017

The Makelele role is now the Kante role - Former Chelsea enforcer passes the baton

The PFA Player of the Year is following in the footsteps of his fellow Frenchman.

# claude-makelele - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Makelele returns to Premier League as part of Swansea's revamped coaching team

The former Chelsea midfielder will be Paul Clement’s assistant coach at the Liberty Stadium.

# claude-makelele - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

You could create an unreal 5-a-side team made up of footballers whose birthday is today

A surprisingly large number of footballers share their birthday today.

# claude-makelele - Friday 2 January, 2015

Where does Gerrard rank in the pantheon of great Premier League midfielders?

How does he rank when compared with the likes of Keane and Vieira?

# claude-makelele - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

The man they named 'the Makelele role' after has got his first managerial job

Ex-Chelsea and Real Madrid holding midfielder Claude Makelele has been named as the new boss of Ligue Un club Bastia.