"I am absolutely ecstatic to be here at Chelsea", Jorginho said.
Chelsea hailed Sarri's "scintillating brand of expansive, attacking football" in their announcement, sentiments echoed by club director Marina Granovskaia.
Chelsea believe they have got in Sarri an astute tactician who produces sides playing exciting football with his three years at Napoli harvesting two second-placed finishes in Serie A.
The Premier League champions recently signed Riyad Mahrez for a club record £60m fee, and the winger won't be a guaranteed starter by any means.
Manchester City are said to be "furious" at "unprofessional" Napoli for going back on an agreement to sell Jorginho to the Premier League champions, after the midfielder today joined Chelsea.Читайте также: Vivo NEX price revealed ahead of launch
That came a day after Napoli president Aurelio de Laurentiis said Jorginho favoured a move to London.
Jorginho is expected to follow the manager from the Serie A club, with Chelsea set to beat out Manchester City to the midfielder's signing.
Sarri, who has risen from the amateur ranks of Italian football, will be working outside of his native country for the first time.
They wanted him last summer but Napoli refused to sell the Senegal star.
Winning trophies didn't save Conte being shown the Stamford Bridge exit door as he was dismissed after guiding Chelsea to the FA Cup in May.
Conte led Chelsea to the Premier League title in his first season in England in 2016-17 and followed up that achievement with the FA Cup triumph this year, but his relationship with the board became damaged beyond fix, highlighted by his repeated public and private complaints about transfer policy.При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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