The Blues' Director of Football has brought Worthington in from Leicester City where they worked together on the reigning champions' personnel recruitment.
Worthington, 71, is based in the Barcelona area of Spain and works on scouting from the Spanish and Portuguese leagues.
He has had posts at Chelsea, Hull City, West Ham, Bolton and Blackburn in the past and has past experience working with Everton's new chief scout Martyn Glover.
Glover came on board last month as Walsh continues to build his team following his own move from Leicester over the summer.
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2 Posted 06/12/2016 at 19:42:32
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8 Posted 07/12/2016 at 07:20:15
Asked if he intends to actually buy any players, manager Koeman said: "If there's any money left after recruiting all these old farts on a massive pay-check, then yes we hope to get someone in on loan in January..."
9 Posted 07/12/2016 at 07:24:53
Whatever happened to players who actually give a fuck?
10 Posted 07/12/2016 at 07:33:09
Nobody in this thread has said that. Straw man.
11 Posted 07/12/2016 at 08:32:29
That's what I was thinking when I saw Koeman comment that "the players need to change because I don't change".
Wtf? What is a good manager? I don't know the exact definition, but to me it's how to utilise what you have to the best effect, to the benefit of the organisation (a company or a football club) and the employees (players in the case of a football club).
12 Posted 07/12/2016 at 14:15:22
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17 Posted 08/12/2016 at 17:20:46
Tea & biscuits league champions 2016-17.
18 Posted 08/12/2016 at 17:25:18
19 Posted 11/12/2016 at 22:08:07