- Massimiliano Allegri have agreed to leave Juventus at the end of this season
- The Italian manager was previously linked with a move to Chelsea as Sarri's replacement
- Allegri claimed 11 domestic titles during his five year stint at the Allianz Stadium
Serie A champion Juventus have confirmed that current manager Massimiliano Allegri will be leaving the Allianz Stadium at the end of the current campaign.
According to a release on the club's official Twitter handle and website on Friday, May 17, the 51-year-old football tactician will be leaving the club after five years stay that saw him win five Serie A titles and four Coppa Italia trophies.
In addition, Allegri has also guided Juve to two Champions League finals in 2015 and 2017, but lost out on both occasions.
And now the Italian champions have made it public that Allegri's tenure at the Allianz Stadium will come to an end at the end of the 2018-19.campaign.
“Massimiliano Allegri will not sit on the Juventus bench in the 2019-2020 season.
“The coach and the President, Andrea Agnelli, will meet the media together at a press conference, which will be held tomorrow, Saturday 18 May, at 2pm (CET) in the conference hall of the Allianz Stadium," the short statement on the Italian club's website revealed:
However, no reason was cited for Allegri’s sudden exit, but reports in Italy suggested he had misunderstanding with Juve’s sporting director Fabio Paratici and vice-chairman Pavel Nedved.
Interestingly, Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has been tipped to replace Allegri, while Juventus chairman Andrea Agnelli reportedly prefers Lazio manager Simone Inzaghi to take charge of the Old Lady's next season.
Earlier, Legit.ng reported that Maximiliano Allegri has reportedly agreed to part ways with Juventus at the end of this season after five years in charge of the club.
The Italian born tactician took charge of the Serie A club in 2014 and has won the league title every single season since he joined them.
Juve signed Cristiano Ronaldo last summer in a bid to win the Champions League this campaign but were dumped out of the competition by young Ajax side at the quarterfinal stage.
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