Sarri open to Terry return in Chelsea coaching role

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"The last time I spoke with him he told me that he wants to play for another season", said Sarri, ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash with Cardiff, when the Blues will be targeting a fifth win from five games.

"First of all he's a great person, great as a human".

John Terry has reiterated his ambition to become a manager after Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri expressed his willingness for the former captain to join his coaching staff.

The London club have won all of their four opening Premier League matches under the Italian tactician and Luiz is delighted with the Sarri's approach.

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He's the first, he told me, "Gaffer it's a massive lesson for me". Pochettino said: "He already knew that it was a big mistake". We are not God and cannot judge people.

"Chelsea's a big club with the opportunity to fight every year for titles and there is also pressure to get results quickly".

"I think that at the moment Fabregas can be on the bench, but I want to speak to him, I think maybe it is better to have two days of training". I hope not. It's very hard.

Chelsea center-back David Luiz has praised new manager Maurizio Sarri's positive approach to life and football.

When asked about who are the contenders for the trophy this term, he said: "At the moment, I can answer City or Liverpool".

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But if he wants to achieve an ambition to be recognised as a great goalscorer it is just not going to happen there . However, whether he can show his talent at United long term remains to be seen.

There is no consideration for Terry returning to Stamford Bridge as a player, with Sarri prioritising young talent like Wales worldwide Ethan Ampadu. 'Fortunately, we have very strong young players; (Ruben) Loftus-Cheek, (Callum) Hudson-Odoi, Ampadu, and I'd like to give them the right space.

Chelsea's ideal start to the season has led to suggestions they can challenge for the title after placing fifth last term, well adrift of champions Manchester City.

Fabregas is likely to only be fit for a place on the bench, though, and could replace Ruben Loftus-Cheek, who picked up an injury on global duty with England. It is hard game for everyone against Cardiff.

"Mentally the match after the break is always very hard".

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Yet despite missing one of their main playmakers, there was no lack of creativity in the side. Ten minutes later Marco Asensio made it 2-nil with a powerful shot.

"But the Premier League is very competitive, other teams have a lot of good players and it will not be easy".