?Maurizio Sarri has not yet been appointed ?Chelsea manager but rumour has it that he has already started drawing up a list of transfer targets, with Juventus front man Gonzalo Higuain at the very top.
?Sarri left his position at Napoli on Wednesday and is expected to become the Blues new manager in due course, replacing his fellow Italian Antonio Conte in the Stamford Bridge hot seat.
?The Daily Mail claims that one of his first targets will be to bring in Higuain, who played under Sarri in Naples before leaving for ?Juventus in 2016.
In 2015/16, Gonzalo Higuain benefited of Sarri’s tactics and scored 36 goals in Serie A, surpassing Gunnar Nordahl’s previous record of 35. pic.twitter.com/1A1wREYu3G
— CK (@HandofSarri) May 25, 2018
Higuain scored a career-high 38 goals in the 2015/16 season with the Partenopei, including 36 in ?Serie A as ?Napoli finished second in the league behind Juventus.
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I’ve had my doubts over Sarri but how can you not at least be excited about the prospect of Chelsea finally playing attractive football? I certainly am.
— CFC (@CFCWriter) May 25, 2018