Maurizio Sarri tells Lazio to make Chelsea star his first signing

Maurizio Sarri tells Lazio to make Chelsea star his first signing….

Incoming Lazio manager, Maurizio Sarri, has asked the Italian Serie A side to make Chelsea midfielder, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, his first signing, Sky Sport Italia reports.

Maurizio Sarri tells Lazio to make Chelsea star his first signing
Maurizio Sarri tells Lazio to make Chelsea star his first signing—

Maurizio Sarri has told Lazio’s owner, Claudio Lotito, to sign the 24-year-old as one of his first transfers this summer.

Recall that the Italian had reached an agreement with Lazio to become their new manager ahead of next season.

Loftus-Cheek impressed at Chelsea during Sarri’s single season at Stamford Bridge.

The English star has just spent the 2020/21 season on loan at Fulham and made 32 appearances for Scott Parker’s men in all competitions.

Meanwhile, speaking earlier this year, Loftus-Cheek admitted that Sarri was truthful to him during their time together at Chelsea.

“I felt like he [Sarri] was truthful with me,” Loftus-Cheek told Fulham’s matchday programme.

“At the start, I wasn’t playing. He told me why and said if I want to play, I have to do this and that gave me something to work towards and eventually I started to do what he asked and I played.”

Spread the love
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.