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Sport Luis Enrique's Chelsea hopes boosted after Maurizio Sarri talks with Napoli

15:51  17 may  2018
15:51  17 may  2018 Source:   readsport.co

Antonio Conte could join Napoli if Maurizio Sarri goes to Chelsea

  Antonio Conte could join Napoli if Maurizio Sarri goes to Chelsea Napoli are keen on bringing out going Chelsea boss Antonio Conte to the club if Maurizio Sarri moves in the other direction, according to the Daily Mail. Sarri is the frontrunner to take the role at Chelsea with Conte’s future up in the air after a tough second season for the Italian. 59-year-old Sarri is thought to be very open to a move to Chelsea with his career at Napoli dwindling out. Two ex-Chelsea bosses, Rafa Benitez and Carlo Ancelotti, are in the running to take over from the Napoli man at the end of the season. Napoli have been an exciting team to watch this season but they are set to miss out on the Serie A title as they sit four points behind Juventus with just two games remaining in the season. Conte will be a man in demand if he does cut ties with Chelsea, so Napoli will need to act quickly to get him signed if they do need to find a replacement for Serri.

Luis Enrique ’ s hopes of landing the Chelsea job could receive a significant boost after Maurizio Sarri held talks over staying at Napoli . Sarri met with Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis on Wednesday, which sources in Italy claim went well.

Chelsea target Napoli duo after talks with talks with Maurizio Sarri ’ s agent. gossip Metro Sport ReporterSaturday 28 Apr 2018 3:12 pm. Earlier this week, reports in Spain have claimed that Luis Enrique is close to Chelsea after talks .

Luis Enrique’s hopes of landing the Chelsea job have been given a boost after Maurizio Sarri held talks with Napoli.

According to the Telegraph, Sarri is now expected to sign a new contract after a meeting with Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis on Wednesday, was reported to have gone well.

He had been the leading candidate for the Chelsea job a few months ago.

Luis Enrique is potentially the only serious candidate left for the run in for the post.

It is believed that Chelsea will assess the Sarri situation further before making a decision to move forward.

According to the Telegraph, however, the issue Chelsea may face is whether or not they will have to pay Antonio Conte the full £9 million to sack him.

Maurizio Sarri could resign from Napoli post

  Maurizio Sarri could resign from Napoli post Reports in Italy have claimed that Chelsea target Maurizio Sarri could resign from his post with Napoli with tensions growing between him and Aurelio De Laurentiis. Football Italia reports that the Napoli president has recently talked up the chances of Sarri leaving the club this summer. De Laurentiis has gone as far to name possible contenders to replace the manager this summer, with Napoli considering moves for both Carlo Ancelotti and Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte. Sarri is thought to be one of Roman Abramovich’s preferred candidates to replace Conte this summer. De Laurentiis has criticised Sarri’s inability to utilise the depth of his squad. Napoli has suffered this season as a result of Sarri’s decisions not to rotate his team on a regular basis. Despite pushing Juventus for the Serie A title this season, the Old Lady look to set to win another domestic title after extending their gap at the top to four points.

MAURIZIO SARRI has intimated he is fed up with life at Napoli amid speculation he could take over at Chelsea . A number of names have been bandied about including former Barcelona coach Luis Enrique .

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Reports about Conte’s future have been speculated in recent weeks and many expect his departure to be announced after the FA Cup final meeting with Manchester United.

The Telegraph say that the Italian has stood firm and will only go if he is sacked.

It had been hoped that a mutual split might be agreed with Conte walking straight into another job.

There are suggestions that Conte could take a year off and collect his full compensation.

Sarri is due to hold more talks with Napoli over the next 24 hours and the outcome of his negotiations could impact Chelsea’s plans.

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Mertens backs 'world class' Sarri ahead of mooted Chelsea switch .
Maurizio Sarri is expected to join Chelsea after leaving Napoli, and his former player Dries Mertens expects big things from him.Napoli star Dries Mertens is convinced his former coach Maurizio Sarri will prove he is "world class" should his rumoured switch to Chelsea materialise.

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