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Conte waiting for United?

Antonio Conte’s move to Real Madrid reportedly broke down due to Jose Mourinho, with the Italian interested in replacing him at Manchester United. The Merengues officially sacked Julen Lopetegui yesterday, and Conte had been touted as his likely replacement. Talks with the former Juventus Coach have broken down though, with explanations ranging from his pending […]

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Mediaset: Conte free for Madrid

Antonio Conte has reportedly agreed to terminate his contract with Chelsea, freeing him up for Real Madrid. Conte was sacked by Chelsea in July but remained tied to Chelsea, with one report suggesting it would cost €10.8m to release the Coach from his contract. However, Sport Mediaset assures that the 49-year-old reached a settlement with the […]

Champions League Football

Antonio Conte: Chelsea boss says 3-0 defeat in Barcelona ‘unfair’

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte felt the 3-0 defeat in Barcelona which ended his side’s involvement in the Champions League was “unfair”. Two goals from Lionel Messi plus one from Ousmane Dembele – his first in a Barca shirt – helped the Spanish giants to a 4-1 aggregate victory. Defeat damages Chelsea’s chances of Champions League football […]

Champions League Football

Antonio Conte has revealed what he told Lionel Messi at full-time of Barca 3-0 Chelsea

While Manchester United went out of the Champions League with a whimper when they fell at home to Sevilla on Tuesday, Chelsea exited the competition with their heads held high. Barcelona beat the reigning Premier League champions 4-1 on aggregate thanks to a 3-0 victory at the Nou Camp on Wednesday and, once again Lionel […]

Champions League Football

Chelsea v Barcelona: Antonio Conte says Blues can do ‘something incredible’

Chelsea will “try to do something incredible” by knocking Barcelona out of the Champions League, said manager Antonio Conte after a drawn first leg. Willian put the Blues ahead at Stamford Bridge, but Lionel Messi capitalised on an error to ensure the match finished 1-1 by netting 15 minutes from time. Barcelona, who are seven points clear […]