Javi Gracia, Watford manager, emerges as target for Chelsea to replace Sarri

Javi Gracia, Watford manager, emerges as target for Chelsea to replace Sarri

- Javi Gracia has emerged as target for Premier League giants Chelsea

- The Blues want the Spaniard to replace Sarri at Stamford Bridge

- Maurizio Sarri could be on his way to Italian side Juventus this summer

Premier League giants Chelsea are reportedly considering a move to hire Javi Gracia who is the manager of Watford in case current gaffer Maurizio Sarri leaves.

Maurizio Sarri has been under serious pressure at Chelsea and despite winning the 2018/19 Europa League title, there are still news that the Blues could fire him.

And according to the latest report by ESPN, sources have confirmed that 49-year-old Javi Gracia is Chelsea's target as Sarri's replacement.

Last season in the Premier League, Chelsea finished third on the final standings while Watford ended as 11th best.

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Sarri won the Europa League title with Chelsea, and on the other hand, Javi Gracia and his wards were beaten by Manchester City in the final of the FA Cup.

Nevertheless, Sarri has been linked with a move to Italian champions Juventus and he could be the next manager to replace Allegri.

Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Maurizio Sarri representative told Chelsea that he wants to leave the club after having a meeting with club's chief in Italy.

The Italian manager won his first trophy when his side defeated Arsenal in the Europa League final by 4-1 in Baku, Azerbaijan.

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