Cape Town - David Luiz has described Maurizio Sarri as a
'great human' and praised the Chelsea boss for sticking to his footballing
Blues head coach Sarri came under intense pressure last
month following a string of poor performances and humiliating Premier League
defeats at Bournemouth and Manchester City.
The 60-year-old Italian was criticised for his
possession-based “Sarri-ball' style of play and repetitive substitutions, but
has since improved the club's fortunes.
“You don't change your character because of the situation, I
think you change the situation,' said Luiz, ahead of tonight's Europa League
last-16 first-leg clash with Dynamo Kiev.
“He's a great human, someone with the love and passion for
football, someone loving with people and trying to help everybody, and trying to
give the best advice.
“When you lose a game, like we did in Manchester (6-0), no
one is going to be happy and coming here joking around.
“He's a real person, and real people have feelings good and