Arsenal goalkeeper, Petr Cech in January announced he will retire from football but had remained opened for a future role in the game.
Cech will play his final game in the Europa League final when Arsenal face Chelsea in Baku.
According to Sky Sports the shot stopper will rejoin Chelsea as a member of their backroom staff after he ends his goal keeping career.
Chelsea have not had a sporting director since Michael Emenalo left in 2017.
It is not yet clear what responsibilities Cech will have in the role.