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Sarri introduces new training method to keep players happy

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has reportedly tweaked one thing at the club in order to keep his players on side with his philosophy. The Italian arrived at the club this summer following the departure of Antonio Conte. The atmosphere around the Blues’ camp can’t have been an easy thing to handle for any manager, but …

Mateo Kovacic speaks out on what convinced him to join Chelsea

Mateo Kovacic says he was convinced to join Chelsea by the presence of new manager Maurizio Sarri. The Croatian midfielder joined the Blues on a season long loan from Real Madrid earlier this month as part of the deal that saw Thibaut Courtois go the other way. The 24-year-old made his debut for Chelsea this …

Chelsea can ‘still improve’ insists Maurizio Sarri following impressive opening day win

Chelsea can ‘still improve’ following yesterdays impressive opening day win over Huddersfield Town says manager Maurizio Sarri. The Blues kicked off the season in perfect fashion thanks to goals from N’Golo Kante, Jorginho and Pedro which sealed a 3-0 win over the Terriers. But while Sarri was happy with his good start to life in …

Mourinho speaks out about Maurizio Sarri

Former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has spoken out about the appointment of Maurizio Sarri has the new manager of the club. Mourinho had a lot to say about Antonio Conte during his spell at Stamford Bridge after the Italian replaced him as manager, and it was thought that the Portuguese would have a similar sort …

Batshuayi set to play a big part for Chelsea next season under Maurizio Sarri

Maurizio Sarri has told Michy Batshuayi he will play a big part at Chelsea this season, according to reports. Batshuayi is a hugely popular figure at Stamford Bridge, however was cast aside by former manager Antonio Conte, being sent on-loan to Borussia Dortmund for the latter half of last season. And following his terrific form …

Chelsea youngster enjoying life under Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea youngster Callum Hudson-Odoi says he is enjoying life under new boss Maurizio Sarri after featuring heavily in the Blues pre-season tour of America. The 17-year-old, who has heavily impressed for Chelsea’s youth ranks over the last two seasons, has started both of the Blues’ games so far against both Perth Glory and Inter Milan. …

Zola ready to take Blues to glory

Gianfranco Zola insists Chelsea are a club moving in the right direction, and that he will do do all he can to help guide them to glory in the coming years. The Italian was appointed as assistant first-team coach last week next to new boss Maurizio Sarri. Zola left Chelsea 15 years ago, however is …

Barkley excited by new manager Sarri

Chelsea midfielder Ross Barkley has praised the start to life new manager Maurizio Sarri has made at the club. The former Napoli boss took over from Antonio Conte at Stamford Bridge this summer after a long-winded saga, and has impressed many of the Blues’ players already despite only just beginning his tenure as manager. He …

Zola wants Sarri to be given time to succeed

New Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has to be given time at Stamford Bridge in order to succeed, says Blues legend Gianfranco Zola who will be the Italian’s assistant manager. Sarri took over from Antonio Conte as manager of Chelsea last week, with Zola being appointed as his right hand man. His arrival has brought with …

Antonio Conte wishes Chelsea success under Maurizio Sarri despite controversial departure from Stamford Bridge

Antonio Conte says he hopes Chelsea “continue to be successful” under new manager Maurizio Sarri.  Conte was sacked from his role as manager at Stamford Bridge late last week and quickly replaced by Sarri – who himself was sacked from Napoli at the end of last season. Conte was shown the door after a difficult …

Chelsea stumble through yet another managerial change as classy Conte is finally sacked

Well done Chelsea! Once again the club have demonstrated a remarkable lack of professionalism with their latest managerial changeover. This time as the music played, Antonio Conte and Maurizio Sarri were the ones running round the chair. When the music eventually stopped after what seemed an interminable amount of time, it was Sarri who leapt …

Chelsea confirm Conte sacking

Chelsea have officially confirmed the sacking of manager Antonio Conte. Reports yesterday appeared to reveal the Italian had been let go from his role at the club, with a number of players sending farewell messages to the 48-year-old via social media. And Chelsea have now confirmed his departure with an official statement on the club’s …

Chelsea fans say their farewells to ‘hero’ Antonio Conte

Chelsea fans have said their farewells to Antonio Conte after the Italian was sacked from his role as manager.  The Blues are yet to make an official announcement that Conte has parted ways with the club, however a number of players have confirmed the 48-year-old’s exit visa social media. Midfielder Cesc Fabregas has thanked Conte …

Conte leaves Chelsea as Sarri deal edges closer

Chelsea are understood to be close to completing a deal with Napoli over making Maurizio Sarri the new man in chare at Stamford Bridge. The Blues have spent the whole summer chasing the Italian, who will come in to replace Antonio Conte at the club. Conte is believed to have left the club by mutual …

What’s happening at Chelsea this summer?

The situation at Chelsea this summer is a strange one. It’s been almost two months since the Blues lifted the FA Cup following their 1-0 victory over Manchester United, something that seemed almost certain to be Antonio Conte’s last game in charge of the club. The fall outs between Conte and his players have been …

Napoli defender drops huge hint over future of Chelsea target Maurizio Sarri

Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly believes Maurizio Sarri will be a huge success at Chelsea if he takes over from Antonio Conte this summer. Sarri was let go from his job at Napoli at the end of last season, and has been heavily rumoured to be on his way to Stamford Bridge amidst uncertainty over the future …

Chelsea line up World Cup manager to replace Conte

Chelsea are said to be lining up a move for Argentina manager Jorge Sampaoli, with the Blues still open to the option of paying off Antonio Conte in order for him to depart the club. Conte is still expected to leave Stamford Bridge this summer, despite the Italian insisting he will not walk out on …

What is going on at Stamford Bridge?

We are about to witness the start of the 2018 World Cup. Everything is in place and the competition promises to be a good one. If nothing else it relieves the boredom of having no Premier League football to watch! So why haven’t Chelsea sorted out their management situation? They currently have an unhappy Italian …