Jorginho’s arrival has pushed the all-action dynamo out of the position in which he became a global icon – but at what cost? Maurizio Sarri bends for no man, writes FourFourTwoSA.
Maurizio Sarri admitted he was caught out by Tottenham’s tactics as they stifled Jorginho and defeated Chelsea 3-1 on Saturday.
Jorginho has set a new record for attempted passes in a single Premier League match during Chelsea’s 0-0 draw with West Ham United.
Chelsea midfielder Jorginho converted a 78th-minute penalty as a stuttering Italy earned a 1-1 Nations League draw at home with Poland.
SportsClub selects the Premier League Team of the Week as Sadio Mane bagged a double in a big win for Liverpool, while Richarlison and Ruben Neves shone against each other in an entertaining draw, writes DEAN WORKMAN.
Chelsea eased to a comfortable 3-0 victory over Huddersfield Town at the John Smith Stadium on Saturday afternoon in Maurizio Sarri’s first Premier League game.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola wished Jorginho well after the Italy international turned down the Citizens for Chelsea.
Jorginho has picked Chelsea over Manchester City, with his move to Stamford Bridge from Napoli confirmed in the wake of Maurizio Sarri’s appointment as head coach on Saturday.