Sarri gives reasons why he left Chelsea.
Juventus manager, Maurizio Sarri, has opened up on why he had to leave Chelsea for Serie A champions after just one season in the Premier League club.
Sarri on Sunday was announced new manager at Allianz Stadium stated following the departure of Massimiliano Allegri .
And while speaking to the media said one of the key reasons he left was the opportunity to move back to his homeland.
The former Napoli coach left Stamford Bridge after a successful season helping the blues clinch Europa League title and a third finish
“The Premier League was a great experience, but in the latter half (of the season), I felt professional and personal needs to return to Italy,” Sarri said at a press conference in Turin on Thursday broadcast by the Serie A club.
“Juve are the best Italian club right now and offered me a chance to return to Italy. It’s the crowning achievement of a long career, that for 80 per cent of it was extremely tough.”
Though he is ready to get to work following the efforts made to hire him.
“I have never seen so much determination on the part of a club to hire a coach. They had a great attitude which convinced me, they were very strong feelings,” he said.
“I expect to wake up every morning studying how to win games. Winning continuously is always hard and Juventus have an obligation to always win, but with the awareness of the difficulty.
“For three years (at Napoli) I would wake up and think about how to defeat Juventus because they were a winning team, he added.