Maurizio Sarri (Italian pronunciation: ; born 10 January 1959) is an Italian professional football manager who is the manager of Serie A club Juventus.
He did not play football professionally, taking part as an amateur centre back and coach while working as a banker. In 2005, he had his first Serie B job at Pescara. In 2014, he won promotion to Serie A with Empoli, and after preserving their place in the top flight he was hired by Napoli. He won several individual awards while managing the Naples-based club, and after finishing as league runners-up in 2017–18 he moved to English club Chelsea, where he won the UEFA Europa League in his only season with the club, before returning to Italy with Juventus in 2019.
Sarri was born in the Bagnoli district of Naples to workers at Italsider. Sarri raised in Castro (province of Bergamo) and then in Faella (municipality of Castelfranco Piandiscò, in the province of Arezzo), where he divided his time as an amateur footballer and banker for Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena in Tuscany. His work as a banker saw him travel Europe, working in London, Zürich and Luxembourg.