Chelsea agreed a compensation package which could be worth up to £9million with Conte, who had one year left on his contract.
And after Napoli announced that former Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti will be taking charge for the upcoming season, Sarri's arrival in West London seemed imminent.
The Italian boss joined Chelsea in 2016 and led them to the league title in his debut season along with an FA Cup triumph last campaign. "In the title winning season, the club set a then-record 30 wins in a 38-game season".
"We wish Antonio every success in his future career", the statement read.
Until recently, Maurizio Sarri and Chelsea in the same sentence was not something we would have expected to see.
May's FA Cup final success means Conte - who managed Juventus from 2011 to 2014 - has won a major trophy in each of his past five seasons as a club manager.
Antonio Conte has told me by message that I do not follow at Chelsea and that's it. Conte said he did not count on me for next season.
US President to meet Theresa May to discuss post-Brexit ties Dozens of demonstrations are planned throughout the country with the largest expected to take place in central London on Friday. At the time the Prime Minister's spokesman said: "If you watch the video, they're walking along and there is an unseen ramp".
After leaving Chelsea, Terry signed on to play with Aston Villa in the Championship last season.
Piotr Zielinski, Jorginho and Lorenzo Insigne have also flourished with Sarri at the helm. Each of these three players, among others, thrived under the tutelage of Sarri and that will be fascinating for Chelsea fans heading into the new ere.
Media reports said Conte's departure would take to 85 million pounds the amount Chelsea has spent on paying off sacked managers - nearly the record fee Manchester United paid in 2016 for France midfielder Paul Pogba.
Prosecutors say Manafort's almost unlimited access to his lawyers means he should have no problem preparing for the trial. On Tuesday, a federal judge ordered Manafort be moved to a closer detention facility in Alexandria, Virginia.
The mag values her Kylie Cosmetics makeup company - of which she owns 100% of - at almost $800 million . And (if you believe a somewhat dubious Forbes article) she's very close to becoming a billionaire.
Tesla is among companies hit by additional 25 percent import duties imposed by Beijing in retaliation for a tariff hike by U.S. BMW also announced plans to increase production in China, but it said that was because of increased demand for vehicles there.
Earlier this week, Daniels performed in Washington minutes before President Donald Trump announced his Supreme Court nomination. In 2016, Daniels sued Trump claiming that he never signed the nondisclosure or "hush" agreement, in hopes of making it invalid.
The company said in a press release that the 15-inch model is up to 70 percent faster, while the 13-inch model is twice as fast. Meanwhile the quad-core processor on the MacBook Pro 13-inch model is claimed to provide up to two times faster performance.
A second stand-alone movie with Jared Leto , who played the character in Suicide Squad , is also in development. The Joaquin Phoenix Joker origin movie is happening as Warner Bros . officially announces the solo flick.
The father-daughter duo, now in London with Sharif's ailing wife Kulsoom Nawaz, is expected to return to Pakistan on Friday. Maryam was given a prison term for allegedly providing a forged trust deed, for which Safdar was a witness.
Storm Chris has now been upgraded to a hurricane and is set to hit the United Kingdom with gales and damper weather. Beryl will continue to move northward and then turn on a more northeasterly course later today and Thursday.
Now, however, the mood in Pyongyang appears to be more conciliatory, with Kim keen for another meeting with Trump. President for the improvement of relations between the two countries", the letter read, in part.
The French Open champion took the first set against the world number 48 but ended up on the end of a 6-3 4-6 5-7 defeat. She will also force Halep to step in and dictate, perhaps more than the Romanian is comfortable with.
Hardiman has a personal connection to the president, having served with Trump's sister on the 3rd U.S. Another former Kennedy clerk, Kethledge is known for his strong defense of the Second Amendment.
Power outages, flooding hits Puerto Rico, USVI amid storms
Marshall Alexander, with Dominica's Meteorological Service, told the AP that no landslides or widespread flooding were reported. Puerto Rico's east coast was the most affected even as people in that region struggle to recover from Hurricane Maria.
Serena beats Giorgi in three sets, makes Wimbledon semis
If her best is anything like we saw Tuesday, it seems like it will be an incredibly hard task for Goerges to pull off the victory. Williams hasn't faced a seeded player yet, and she won't on Tuesday, either, instead facing 52nd-ranked Camila Giorgi of Italy.
Eighth boy from Thai soccer team rescued from cave
The rescue operation was started on Sunday as more rain is expected this week, which would make it harder to rescue the boys. Three divers have been escorting the children, while the remainder are positioned along the risky first kilometre stretch.
France coach Deschamps: Giroud so critical to our system
French football authorities are more than welcome to utilise Henry's expertise once his contract with Belgium comes to an end. Olivier Giroud claims that France teammate Hugo Lloris is a better goalkeeper than his Chelsea teammate Thibaut Courtois .
Justin Bieber is engaged to Hailey Baldwin
Bieber's parents posted social-media messages that are being interpreted as confirmation, as well. Justin Beiber has taken a massive step forward with girlfriend Hailey Baldwin .
At least 100 dead in Japan floods
The rains crippled transportation networks, with bus and train services partly or completely shut down in 15 prefectures. Evacuation orders were in place for almost 2 million people and landslide warnings were issued in many prefectures.