Maurizio Sarri wanted me at Chelsea- Former Napoli man reveals how he came close to joining Chelsea.
After a disappointing second season for Antonio Conte, with Chelsea failing to secure Champions league football the club fired the Italian and replaced him with his compatriot, Maurizio Sarri ahead of the 2018/19 season. Sarri had made a name for himself in the Italian Seria A a season prior, where he tuned Napoli to play one of the beautiful football in Europe at the time, convincing Chelsea to hand him the coaching job.
Chelsea fans have heaped praises on English midfielder, Ruben Loftus-Cheek for his amazing cameo in Chelsea's defeat to Manchester City. The Blues were outclassed and outplayed by Guardiola's men on Saturday afternoon at the Stamford Bridge, as their unbeaten streak for this season was truncated in a 0-1 defeat.
The international break is in session and footballers have traded their club kits with their respective national team kits as they embark on international duties.Actions unfolded at various venues and some players have already started replicating their impressive forms.
Matteo Kovacic has been an exceptional player in Chelsea since he joined the blues on loan.2018. He came in as an already polished player who controls the midfield for Chelsea. The question that has been on people's mind is, why did real Madrid aallow such a player to leave club? Kovacic's main reason for leaving Madrid was the lack of playing time. Kovacic did not get much playing time under Zinedine zidane to prove himself to the club. Madrid had one of the best midfield combination so it was difficult to
Chelsea lock horns with the Hammers today as both sides hope to extend points in the top 4 zone.Both Chelsea and West Ham are all at par points and fighting for a top 4 finish.West Ham hoping to have a test of the UEFA Champions League while Chelsea fighting for a backup incase they don’t succeed in lifting the current trophy.