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New coach Chelsea appointed Italian coach Maurizio Sarri. A statement published on the club’s official website.
“I hope we are able to show the fans entertaining football. I hope that we will fight for titles — because this is exactly what this club deserves,” said Sarri.
“We are delighted to welcome Maurizio, and look forward to the implementation of his football philosophy in Chelsea,” commented the appointment of the Surrey club Director Marina Granovskaya.
July 13, it became known that Chelsea ceased cooperation with the Italian Antonio Conte. Season 2017/2018, under his leadership, they finished in fifth place in the standings of the championship of England.
The last club 59-year-old specialist was the Italian “Napoli”. For three seasons spent in Naples, Surry twice became the silver medalist of the series A, and once won bronze.
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