The 60-year-old labored underneath Corsi for 3 years earlier than establishing a popularity as certainly one of Europe’s most fastidious tacticians at Napoli.
After 11 turbulent months at Stamford Bridge, Sarri knowledgeable Chelsea of his want to return to Italy earlier this month and exchange Max Allegri who stood down on the finish of final season.
Sarri had hoped for a swift decision, however Chelsea and their chief switch negotiator Marina Granovskaia are digging their heels in till they’re suitably compensated.
‘Sarri is having problems getting away from Chelsea,’ his previous Empoli President Corsi instructed Telelombardia.
‘He’s grumbling now and is a bit pessimistic, we heard from him this morning, however Juve instructed me on Saturday that they belief it’ll be carried out quickly.
‘That was Saturday, now it’s Wednesday. I hope for everybody’s sake this will get resolved.’.
Juventus have already agreed a £6.2million-a-year deal with Sarri, who’s reported to have already moved out of his Cobham dwelling in anticipation of a transfer to Turin.
Chelsea, nevertheless, really feel they’re owed important compensation given Sarri has two-years left on his present contract and are ready to dig their heels in, in keeping with the Day by day Mail, as they did final summer time after they delayed the sacking on Antonio Conte.
Frank Lampard, in the meantime, has emerged as the main contender to succeed Sarri regardless of his lack of expertise having spent only a single season in administration with Derby County.