But Goal understands that Conte now no longer in charge at Stamford Bridge, and that he wants a £9 million ($12m) severance package as compensation. He had been waiting since winning the FA Cup in May to resolve his future at Stamford Bridge, but difficulty in securing Sarri delayed the process.
"During Antonio's time at the club, we won our sixth league title and eighth FA Cup".
Chelsea has not made any major summer signings in the summer transfer window so far because the board is waiting to confirm the new boss at the club. Antonio Conte has told me by message that I do not follow at Chelsea and that's it. Conte said he did not count on me for next season.
Conte took training when some of the Chelsea squad returned for pre-season this week but has always been expected to be replaced this summer.
Sarri spent a total of three seasons at Napoli, guiding the club to the Champions League in each of his campaigns and establishing them as Scudetto contenders for the first time since the days of Diego Maradona.
Sarri's arrival will end the managerial turmoil at the club and there is expected to be a late push to bring in new faces.
Sarri, who comes off the back of a wonderful season with Napoli, had been sacked during the summer but remains under contract with the Serie A runners-up.
Indeed, according to reports in Italy, Sarri is already on his way to London.
But they are set to announce him as their tenth manager since Roman Abramovich took over in 2003, with Brazilian midfielder Jorginho also likely to join him from Napoli, despite Manchester City pushing hard for a deal earlier in the season.
Martusciello worked under Sarri as an assistant manager at Empoli and it seems as though he had the chance to reunite with his former colleague at Chelsea for the foreseeable future.
I think he knows me as a person and he knows I wouldn't get carried away with it or think too much into it. "It wasn't nerves. I wasn't going to give him mine, I just wanted his". "It is a big statement [from Pochettino]", said Alli.
After some well-earned downtime following the battling win over Sweden to secure a place in the World Cup semi-finals for the first time in 28 years, it was back to work for Gareth Southgate's squad in Repino.
Selena didn't think they were even that serious, so the thought of them getting married is just mind-boggling to her. Justin Bieber popped the question to Hailey Baldwin Saturday night.so claim 2 eyewitnesses.
Clooney reportedly was in Sardinia filming a television miniseries adapted from Joseph Heller's Second World War novel Catch-22. Sardinia, a large Italian island in the Mediterranean Sea, is over 500 miles from Clooney's villa in Lake Como.
Officials told media gathered at the site that the boys and their coach are in strong spirits and determined to get out. The world has been watching, and an worldwide team of divers and support crews were assembled to aid the rescue.
Comcast has also offered guaranteed funding for Sky News and other commitments, including maintaining Sky's West London base. Of the assets he's seeking to acquire from Fox, Disney chief executive officer Bob Iger called Sky "a real crown jewel".
According to the site, George was said to be hit by a auto which suddenly changed direction at a spot close to a hotel. The daily says the 57-year-old actor had been headed to a film set on Tuesday when his motorbike was hit by a auto .
The contest which is in its 30th year saw dogs flaunting their imperfections, from hairless bodies to lolling tongues. Since her passing Zsa Zsa's family have held a farewell ceremony for their furry friend in their backyard.
Kennedy was known as the Court's swing vote, and had voted to establish a constitutional right to abortion in Roe v Wade in 1973. Kavanaugh spoke at a University of Minnesota Law School event in 2008 and later published an article about the event.
Paul Pogba defiant after starring role for France
France , Belgium, Croatia and England will play in the semifinals to be recognized as the planet's best national soccer team. Kane, England's "most ruthless player", should not bear the blame for his missed opportunity, though, says Carragher.
British PM May urges her party to back EU Brexit plan
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Former EastEnders star Harry Reid posted about both the World Cup game and Pride London, taking place on the same day. I took this as a bad omen. "So, I said to him right let's get it booked in today and I'll do it".