Sarri familiar with busy festive fixtures

first_imgAhead of Chelsea’s Carabao Cup quarterfinal clash with Bournemouth, manager Maurizio Sarri has revealed he has experience of managing busy Christmas fixtures.Chelsea will welcome Bournemouth to Stamford Bridge tonight for their Carabao Cup quarterfinal game, and then Leicester City on Saturday.The Blues will then play 4 Premier League matches starting from boxing day to January 2, but Sarri is unfazed by the challenge after his experience in Serie B.“When I was in Serie B in Italy we played three matches: on the 22nd, 27th, 31st,” Sarri told the club’s website.Maurizio Sarri, JuventusMaurizio Sarri satisfied despite Juventus’ draw at Fiorentina Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Maurizio Sarri was satisfied with Juventus’ performance on Saturday afternoon after finishing a tough game at Fiorentina 0-0.“It was fantastic. The atmospheres in the stadium I remember being really good. I like very much to play in that period.“Of course, here it’s very difficult: we have to play 22nd, 26th, 30th, 2nd January and 5th. It’s not easy but I am looking forward to it because I like it very much.“The period is very difficult, but we can see it as an opportunity, not a problem. It’s an opportunity to gain points.”last_img