Former Chelsea and Juventus new coach Maurizio Sarri has been treated for Pneumonia in Italy.The Juventus soach thought it was flu but further test on Monday led to diagnosis of Pneumonia on him.

“Maurizio Sarri, after having observed rest over the weekend, was at the JTC Continassa [Juventus Training Centre] today where he co-ordinated the work of his staff,” read a statement from Juventus.

“Unfortunately, he could not conduct the training on the field due to the persistence of his flu, which struck him over the course of last week.

“In the late afternoon, he underwent further tests that confirmed he has pneumonia, for which specific therapy has been prescribed.”The coach has authorised the club to communicate his state of health.”

It’s unclear if Sarri wil be available for Juventus on their opening Serie A game against Parma away match for Juventus.

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