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In Maurizio Sarri, Chelsea have hired a football philosopher; a coach who believes that the game should be played a certain way, and sets up his teams both to win and entertain. “Our team always tries to take the initiative and play our football, regardless of venue, opponent or situation. That is our philosophy,” Sarri has said of his style, known as Sarriball.

Sarriball has a number of clearly defined features, honed during the coach’s spells at Pescara, Empoli and Napoli.

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