Ancelotti a 'real coup' for Napoli as Insigne thanks Sarri

Maurizio Sarri Chelsea Blues job

Maurizio Sarri Chelsea Blues job

After a year hiatus from the game, Carlo Ancelotti has been appointed as the manager of Napoli, taking the place of Maurizio Sarri in the dug-out at the Stadio San Paolo.

"I'd like to thank Maurizio Sarri for his valuable contribution to the Napoli cause", he wrote in a message on his Twitter account.

The Partenopei, who finished second in Serie A this season with a record points tally, made a decision to stop talks with Sarri over a new contract.

The 59-year-old joined Napoli three years ago and had been under contract until 2020.

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An official announcement on Ancelotti's hiring is expected on June 1.

"I like a lot watching Napoli and I learn a lot from Maurizio's teams", said Pep Guardiola after Napoli faced Manchester City this season.

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Antonio Conte looks to be heading out of the club despite winning the Premier League and FA Cup during his two years at Stamford Bridge. He has also won the league in Italy, France, Germany and England.

Napoli manager Sarri, has been continuously linked with a move to Stamford Bridge in recent weeks.

He was reported to have recently turned down the opportunity to coach the Italian national side to stay in club football.

Zenit are prepared to pay Sarri's eight-million-euro ($9.4 million) release clause, in addition to a salary worth six million euros per season plus bonuses.

Zenit St. Petersburg is also interested after Roberto Mancini left to take over as Italy coach.

Ancelotti will be charged with ending Juve's dominance in Italy, Massimiliano Allegri having led the Bianconeri to four consecutive domestic doubles.

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