Maurizio Sarri given Premier League warning by Pep Guardiola over dinner

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On Sunday, the Chelsea head coach acknowledges he may well receive a more practical illustration of the challenges that lie ahead when his side face Guardiola's Manchester City in the Community Shield.

Manchester City have announced that Brazilian sensation Gabriel Jesus has signed a new two-year contract extension that will keep him at the Etihad Stadium until 2023. We saw in pre-season against Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund that he is at a good level.

Guardiola praised Sarri last season when Man City met Napoli in the group stages of the Champions League and has now backed the 59-year-old to revolutionise the English game, stating that he will from the Italian's methods.

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Guardiola's charges, meanwhile, are now fully versed in the Spaniard's own unique, fast-paced outlook which blew their Premier League rivals out of the water, but with the similar philosophies it could make for a memorable meeting.

Another London-based manager who expects one of his star players to stay is Chelsea's Maurizio Sarri. I will learn a lot to see his team every weekend.

City boss Pep Guardiola is ready to tackle one of the most challenging feats in domestic football: defending a Premier League title.


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"Yes, we were close, but in the end Jorginho made a decision to stay with Sarri", Guardiola said.

"After winning the title early last season we played good - except one game against Huddersfield when we were so exhausted - the others we were there".

"In terms of results, in the Premier League I can not overcome the results, the numbers of last season, but in the way we play, yes", he said. Antonio (Conte) was. I am delighted that players with this style of play will be ideal for English football. Given Mahrez's competitor on the other side, Jorginho, is not known for his goalscoring, the Algerian appears the better bet to get on the scoresheet.

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Maurizio Sarri believes that Chelsea need to add just one more player to their ranks before the closure of the transfer window. I stay here because I think we can improve. After winning the players can have the "I'm really good" mentality but that's the moment you go down.

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