Antonio Conte has been sacked by Chelsea FC. According to Sky Sports, Blues owner Roman Abramovich has let the Italian coach know that his services will no longer be required at the club. Sky Sports also believe that former Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri is set to take over at the London club. Sarri left Napoli at the end of last season and is already negotiating his new contract with Chelsea, which they hope to announce as soon as they confirm Conte’s exit. Upd. at 17:51 CEST Conte has managed Chelsea for the last two seasons, winning a Premier League title and an FA Cup in his time there. Following last season’s campaign where the club finished outside of the Champions League places, Abramovich has made the decision to sack Conte. Antonio Conte, destituido como entrenador del Chelsea 12/07/2018 IN SPORT.ES Sport EN The appointment of Sarri could help Chelsea land Napoli’s Jorginho. The president of the Italian club, Aurelio De Laurentis, has previously revealed that the player prefers the London club over Manchester City.