Chelsea players have received emails from Conte's staff asking them to report as usual for training next week. At the time of writing, the players have no idea who will be their manager come the start of the 2018/19 campaign, who will be leading their upcoming pre-season campaign, nor when it is even due to begin.
Chelsea are still trying to appoint Sarri, but are yet to seal the deal for him to take over at the Bridge. However, Chelsea are in desperate need of firepower after Diego Costa left the club and Alvaro Morata failed to live up to his price tag last season.
If true, it would be a sensational coup for the west Londoners as Higuain has been one of the most prolific strikers in European football over the past decade having scored 282 goals in his 556 career appearances.
He struggled to find his form in Chelsea as he was able to score just 11 goals for the club and his position was under threat with the signing of Olivier Giroud from Arsenal in the January transfer window.
Roma goalkeeper Alisson is reportedly Chelsea's top target if Courtois is sold this summer, but the club also know that they must reinforce their squad rather than simply replace those who leave if they are to get back into the Premier League's top four next season.
Updates as Theresa May meets her new-look cabinet
To me, it looks like the buyers are buying the Brexit dips in anticipation of a rate hike and better economic news. When asked whether May would contest any vote on a confidence motion in her leadership, her spokesman said: "Yes".
Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court
Supreme Court who honors the original intent of the Constitution will have a positive impact on our country for decades". At least two of them turned down White House invitation to attend the announcement ceremony as did all Democrats.
UK: David Davis resigns as Brexit Secretary
Loud applause could be heard at the end of the 1922 Committee meeting, which the PM attended for just over an hour. Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said Saturday the new plan may well "unravel" in the coming days.