Maurizio Sarri made his last attempt to keep Willian, Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois, among others, on Thursday according to the Sun. The new Blues coach asked the players who want to leave to give him a chance to show his worth during the first week of training.
Chelsea are in a tough spot. With Roman Abramovich trying to sell the club and the possible departure of various stars, the club are in one of their worst moments from the last few years.
One of the keys is the change of coach. After the slow departure of Antonio Conte, Chelsea have appointed Napoli's Sarri The Italian has changed the atmosphere at Stamford Bridge, where the Blues are now set to play with a more open and fluid game. However that has not changed the opinion of Willian, among others, who would like to leave after five seasons, and he is aiming to come to Barcelona.
With Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois the same is possible. They are headed towards La Liga, with Madrid and Barcelona the prime candidates.