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Guus Hiddink hints at Chelsea return

Guus Hiddink has hinted that he could be set to return to Chelsea after a brief spell in charge with the London club in 2009.

The Dutch coaching legend, who is currently working as the Turkey national manager, has emerged as the favourite to replace Carlo Ancelotti at Stamford Bridge.

'I never told anybody that I was going to continue working with Turkey,' Hiddink told reporters. 'I feel energetic and I like working every day. I feel I need to do more, so a club role is more preferable than coaching a national team.'

'I haven't told the president of the Turkish FA. But he is an intelligent man and I'm sure he follows the world's media. There is no official offer yet, so I cannot guarantee anything.'

'I feel I need to do more. I've trained Australia and PSV at the same time, as well as Russia and Chelsea, and I was very happy. We'll see what happens with Turkey.'

According to a number of back pages this morning Hiddink will open talks with Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich about taking over at the club following Turkey's Euro 2012 qualifier against Belgium this weekend.

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