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Maurizio Sarri rules Manchester United and Tottenham out of title race

14 September, 2018, 16:32 | Author: Heidi Alvarez
  • Arsenal defender Nacho Monreal is in talks over a new contract

The former Shakthar Donetsk and Anzhi Makhachkala man was reported to have fallen out with previous manager Antonio Conte last season, leading to speculation that he could move on to Barcelona or Real Madrid this summer.

Chelsea are enjoying a delightful start to their new season in the Premier League under the stewardship of their new manager Maurizio Sarri.

As reported by Chelsea's official website, Luiz said: "First of all he's a great person, great as a human".

Conte won the Premier League title and FA Cup in his two years in charge but it was clear that he was looking for a way out. "These five years have been very good for me and I am proud to be a Chelsea player". "He is a great coach". "He wants to play with the ball, he wants to play with intensity, to work on the details and to give us all the information he can about the next game and the opponent".

'It's very hard. The gap last season was 30 points so I think to go above 30 points in one season is very, very hard.

"Every week he tries to make the best plan possible for the exact game and this is great because he is working in the best way for the team, for the collective", he added.

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Chelsea endured a hard campaign in 2017-18 and their dismal performance only helped them finish 5th in the league table, which made them unqualified to participate in the UEFA Champions League.

Luiz was frozen under Antonio Conte last season, which cost him a place in Brazil's squad to the World Cup in Russian Federation.

The defender has become accustomed to the expectations that come with playing for a club like Chelsea - but he insists the pressure of having to perform every time you step on the pitch is not necessarily a bad thing.

Willian has been a vital player under Sarri so far, he is expected to be in the squad when they host Cardiff on Saturday in the Premier League.

Entertaining and ruthlessly efficient, the Italian's new look Chelsea side are yet to drop a point all season and have incredibly reinvented themselves once again after another disappointing title defence.

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