Ahead of him leading the blues through the next Premier League season, here are five things you may not know about the Sarri.
In an interview with Chelsea's official app, Sarri outlined his intention to put his own stamp on the team.
His future has looked uncertain with Chelsea failing to qualify for the coming season's Champions League after finishing fifth.
"I think with one or two adjustments, we can try to play my football".
New Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has spoken of his excitement at facing numerous world's leading managers now that he in charge of a Premier League side.
There has been a lot of speculation that current Chelsea captain, who has never ever been fully embraced by the fans of the Stamford Bridge-based club will soon bring an end to his tenure at the club.
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"In the Premier League there are all the most important coaches in Europe, maybe in the world. First of all, I want to play my football, I want to enjoy myself and probably I also want to win something", he declared.
Sarri is especially excited to mix it in with the likes of Pep Guardiola, Mauricio Pochettino, Jose Mourinho and Jurgen Klopp.
His first game in charge will be in the friendly with A-League side Perth Glory at Optus Stadium in Perth on July 23.
"The most important quality is that he is very quick in the mind".
Antonio Conte has released a statement thanking Chelsea's staff for their "hard work and support" during his time at the club.
His replacement at Chelsea will be another Italian, Maurizio Sarri, who was at Napoli last season.
"We have no doubt that Antonio will go on to achieve many more successes in his career".