Exclusive Chelsea pic: Here's Roman! Owner in the dressing room

Here's Roman Abramovich

SkySports' Jeff Stelling confirmed that Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich had been spotted entering the dressing room after the club's shock Champions League defeat to Basel Wednesday night.

Here's Roman Abramovich

And there were several English media outlets reporting that the Chelsea owner emerged looking fairly glum after meeting the manager and the players after Chelsea's clearly unsatisfactory performance.

Rumours that Abramovich attempted to smash through the dressing room door with an axe, shouting 'Here's..... Roman.......' al la Jack Nicholson in the 1980 horror classic The Shining, however, are thought to be wide of the mark.

Abramovich is, of course, the quintessential axe man himself, having dispensed with the services of 7 'permanent' Chelsea managers during his 10 year tenure as owner so far.

Roman Abramovich goes into Chelsea dressing room after shock Basel defeat

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