Chelsea boss Sarri confirms his backroom staff ahead of Community Shield clash


Since being appointed as Antonio Conte's successor at Stamford Bridge this summer, Sarri has yet to work with Courtois and five other players given extended breaks after the World Cup, including Eden Hazard and N'Golo Kanté.

The inspirational Belgian forward, who has been consistently linked with a move to Real Madrid, spoke to Sarri last week and asked for an extra day of holiday before returning.

Chelsea had been willing to cash in on Courtois on the proviso they could sign a replacement but, after seeing Alisson Becker join Liverpool, have so far been unable to secure a new No1.

"We need Jorginho more than City", said Sarri, with a mischievous smile, on the eve of today's Community Shield meeting with City.

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"Courtois is the goalkeeper of the club, I don't know in the future", Sarri said. I'm not thinking about it, I'm very relaxed about it. The Premier League is the best league in the world'.

Riyad Mahrez to Manchester City from Leicester. At the beginning it's a little more hard until we get the new style of the game and its changes. 'It depends especially on him I think. "But we have it all to start well in the league". I will see them on Saturday for the first time so I don't know the situation in this moment. Sarri insisted last week that there was "no problem" between Willian and the club, but he remains on the wanted list of Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho, according to reports. "I spoke about positions and characteristics but no names", Sarri told reporters. "I hope to remain at the club".

"We hope he stays with us and is happy here".

Cesc Fabregas may miss out due to a minor knee problem.