Having voiced concerns about how quickly his new players would adapt to his methods, Sarri's problems right now appear to revolve around who to leave out of his line-up.
But he rubbished Gray's comments in the media earlier this week when he claimed Newcastle have to accept they will struggle to convince top players to head there over Liverpool, Manchester and London.
Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri "doesn't miss" Aurelio De Laurentiis claims it is the other way round because the Napoli chief "talks about me". Especially after only 20 days in training, for offensive players it is easier but for defenders it is more hard. "There's a bit of a feeling around Newcastle at the moment, and I think Chelsea will take advantage", he told Sky Sports.
Chelsea finished fifth under Antonio Conte last season.
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"I think in this moment, for a defender, it is more hard to play in my team". I think they will be able to do it very well in one or two months.
"I think Eden is ready for 50 or 60 minutes".
@ConorMcNamaraIE: While they probably didn't deserve it, Newcastle really should have won at Cardiff last weekend.
Sarri insisted a back-four was crucial to his plans to introduce the approach dubbed "Sarri-ball" at former club Napoli to England. "It's up to him, I think. I tried five years ago, but it's not my way".
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"We have a positive stance and will remain hopeful", said Qureshi, who was sworn-in as Pakistan's Foreign Minister on Monday. Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan offered humanitarian assistance to flood-stricken Kerala on Thursday.
Sarri was keen to stress that more of his squad will see minutes once the Carabao Cup and Europa League begin in September, but warned there are no assurances of a regular spot in his strongest starting XI for anyone.
Benitez will hope to have the American at his disposal on Sunday, but Brazilian midfielder Kenedy - who has played 90 minutes in both Newcastle's previous Premier League games - is ineligible to line up against his parent club.
They are unhappy with a lack of investment from owner Mike Ashley, the founder and majority owner of the retail chain.
"[Arrigo] Sacchi and [Pep] Guardiola are friends, so I think they are speaking about me only for this, I think!" I think it is such an important club and it can not sell an important player without the possibility to buy a player of the same level.
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Morrison worked in the tourism sector at home and in New Zealand before being selected to contest the seat of Cook in 2007. Backbencher Peter Dutton , Foreign Minister Julie Bishop and Treasurer Scott Morrison are leading contenders.