Chelsea have finally confirmed the appointment of Maurizio Sarri as the club’s new manager.
Sarri has signed a three-year contract with the Blues that will keep him at Stamford Bridge until 2021.
Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia is delighted of the new managerial appointment and believes the 59-year-old will bring his brand of attacking football to the club.
She said: “We are delighted to welcome Maurizio and are looking forward to him bringing his football philosophy to Chelsea.
“Maurizio’s Napoli side played some of the most exciting football in Europe, impressing with their attacking approach and dynamism, and his coaching methods significantly improved the players at his disposal.
“He has plenty of experience in Serie A and the Champions League and we know he is relishing the chance to work in the Premier League.”