Maurizio Sarri said both he and Pep Guardiola were students of Arrigo Sacchi and went on to recall the dinner they had together last June.The former Napoli boss opened up on his close rapport with Guardiola ahead of Chelsea’s trip to Manchester City on Sunday.🗣 “We have a good relationship. In the summer, we normally go for dinner together.”Maurizio Sarri discusses his relationship with Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, and says Chelsea have the resources to challenge the Citizens.(via @HaytersTV) pic.twitter.com/eFv0AyZVPW— The Coaches’ Voice (@CoachesVoice) February 8, 2019“We have a good relationship. Very, very good,” Sarri said in today’s Press conference via Football Italia.“Usually during the summer, we have dinner together. I hope he speaks very well about me as a Coach, as a friend.“Usually we learn from Arrigo Sacchi because Arrigo is always with us. So it’s very interesting to speak to Arrigo. Both Guardiola and I are all children of Sacchi, as it started with him.”Sarri: “Cristiano Ronaldo is the strongest player in the world” Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Maurizio Sarri has no doubts that Cristiano Ronaldo is the main man at Juventus, and plans to the star give more freedom to exploit his talents to their fullest extent.There is photographic evidence of the dinner, which took place in June at the Perla Verde Hotel in Milano Marittima.Maurizio Sarri said both he and Pep Guardiola “learned from Arrigo Sacchi” and mentioned the dinner they had together in June https://t.co/xGJSh6XPvG #CFC #MCFC #EPL #ACMilan pic.twitter.com/urxwd6Sb2I— footballitalia (@footballitalia) February 8, 2019Guardiola speaks excellent Italian thanks to his time as a player at Brescia and Roma.He also held a fascinating panel in Italy in October with Sacchi and current Napoli Coach Carlo Ancelotti.“It’s no coincidence that so many players who worked under Sacchi and Cruijff are now Coaches, because their minds were opened.“They gave us a new love for the sport,” said Guardiola at the Festival dello Sport event.”Sarri emerged victorious in their first encounter at the Bridge this season and with both sides challenging for a place in Europe and the title respectively, the clash is touted to be explosive.