Maurizio Sarri reveals what Blues need before window shuts

Tyler Owen
August 4, 2018

FA Cup winners Chelsea go head-to-head with top-flight champions City at Wembley on Sunday (3pm). I think we need something, but maybe only one player.

Guardiola is unlikely to have a full-strength side to face Chelsea, confirming that Kevin De Bruyne and Raheem Sterling are not due back in training until Monday while Luiz in ineligible without a work permit.

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"We will try in a short time together to review what we have done, analyse Chelsea and then play the final".

The manager has confirmed his record £60 million ($78 million) signing is in contention to start the match after he was forced off during last weekend's final match of the U.S. pre-season tour against Bayern Munich.

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A high-octane set-up and such an adjustment to their work under Antonio Conte means Chelsea's players are likely to need more time to adapt to Sarri's attempts to bring a thrilling style.

"I can assure you and the players it will happen every single game".

Sunday's clash is an highly-anticipated one as it pits Maurizio Sarri and Guardiola against each other for the first time since the Italian manager has taken charge in West London. Chelsea is always a big rival, with Antonio Conte before and with Maurizio too.

"I think it's very important to start with a trophy", Sarri added. Antonio (Conte) was. I am delighted that players with this style of play will be ideal for English football.

"The match [the Community Shield] is very hard for one reason: they have worked together for two years and we started two-and-a-half weeks ago, so for us it will be a very hard match". "I am so happy he came here".

Sarri said he was confident that Brazil playmaker Willian would remain at the club but was less sure over the future of Courtois.

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