All that Leeds United can do now is sit and wait patiently, keeping their fingers crossed that if Sarri does become the next Chelsea manager, he will not get involved in the deal involving Blackman to Leeds.
However, Luiz missed the World Cup after an indifferent season with Chelsea, and he featured just 10 times in the Premier League last season as his relationship with Conte first becoming strained, before completely breaking down.
City had believed they were close to an agreement and they remain convinced, contrary to De Laurentiis' assertions, that the player does want to move to Manchester. Today, Jorginho is set to join Chelsea over Manchester City...
City had been aiming to complete a £50 million (€56m/$66.3m) deal to sign Jorginho , with De Laurentiis confirming he has accepted an offer from the Premier League champions.
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Numerous other players they kept hiding, and a little bit more in the last 20-25 minutes. I'd like to send out shirts to them! "Even their defenders are outstanding players".
Lovren ready for Kane test at World Cup
The captain was the man of the match again in the penalty shootout win over Russian Federation in Sochi at the weekend. Southgate told reporters on Tuesday (Jul 10) that the most important thing was to keep things as normal as possible.
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Giuliani called the investigation into Russian interference and the Trump campaign's possible collusion "kind of really shaky". Cohen, in the interview, also specifically raised the point that he believes the intelligence communities over Trump.
"I loved working and learning from him".
"Jorginho and Sarri together again?"
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte was back at the Cobham training ground on Monday, putting the Blues players through double sessions on day one of the preseason.
Former Chelsea captain John Terry led the tributes to Antonio Conte, with the Italian's two year stint at Stamford Bridge coming to an end.
Chelsea have also been in talks to sign midfielder Aleksandr Golovin from CSKA Moscow, defender Daniele Rugani from Juventus and goalkeeper Alisson Becker from Roma.
The 20-year-old made 30 appearances for Dinamo Zagreb last season as he has established himself as a regular fixture in the line-up over the past three seasons for the Croatian giants having initially come through the youth ranks.