Chelsea news: Maurizio Sarri hits back at Napoli chief Aurelio de Laurentiis

Chelsea news: Maurizio Sarri hits back at Napoli chief Aurelio de Laurentiis

Maurizio Sarri rejected Aurelio de Laurentiis’ complaints after the Napoli boss bemoaned the Italian’s failure to win trophies at the membership.

De Laurentiis insists Napoli gave Sarri all the things he requested for earlier than Chelsea lured him to the Premier League this summer time.

Sarri is now spearheading Chelsea’s rejuvenation, after failing to dislodge Juventus’ strangle maintain on Serie A.

Twice Napoli completed second to Juventus below Sarri and De Laurentiis admitted he felt bitter his former supervisor couldn’t ship regardless of the investments made.

‘We gave Sarri everything and in three years we didn’t win something,’ he mentioned. ‘There remains the pleasure of having played well but also the bitterness of not having won anything.’

Sarri has now responded to De Laurentiis’ grumblings and defended his document at Napoli.

De Laurentiis wished extra from Sarri (Picture: Getty)

‘I don’t know however possibly he’s speaking about me as a result of he’s lacking me,’ mentioned Sarri.

‘We didn’t win in Naples however we had the document variety of factors for the membership.

‘We certified thrice for the Champions League and it was uncommon for Napoli.

Sarri took over at Chelsea in the summertime (Picture: Getty)

‘So I think we did very well. Nobody won in Italy except Juventus in the last seven years.’

When requested if Sarri missed his former employer, the Chelsea boss responded: ‘At the moment, no. But I am used [to him].’

Sarri’s focus is now firmly on Chelsea’s weekend Premier League fixture at St James Park towards Newcastle United.

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