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  • Chelsea sack Conte as manager

    Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis says that the Premier League side are close to securing a deal for former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri to replace Conte.

  • Barca visit presents Champions League stage Conte craves

    Barcelona's visit to Chelsea gives Antonio Conte the perfect opportunity to reaffirm his stature as one of Europe's greatest coaches.

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    Unconcerned Conte puts ball in Chelsea's court

    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte says he will lose no sleep over the threat he could be sacked less than a year after winning the Premier League following a 4-1 thrashing at Watford.

  • Antonio Conte and Jose Mourinho

    Mourinho is a little man, says Conte

    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte continues his ongoing feud with Jose Mourinho by calling the Manchester United manager "a little man".

  • Chelsea's Luiz 'must' play despite broken wrist, says Conte

    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is pinning his hopes on David Luiz playing against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League next week even though the defender has a broken wrist.

  • Conte signs improved Chelsea deal

    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte signs a new two-year deal with the Premier League giants.

  • Conte doesn't want me at Chelsea: Costa

    Diego Costa insists he will look for an exit route out of Chelsea after being told by manager Antonio Conte he is not in the Italian's plans for next season.

  • Conte named Manager of the Year – LMA

    Chelsea's Antonio Conte is named Manager of the Year at a League Managers Association awards ceremony after leading his side to the Premier League title and FA Cup final.

  • Proud to pass torch to compatriot: Ranieri

    Former Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri says he is proud to pass the Premier League torch to a fellow countryman as Chelsea's Antonio Conte became the fourth Italian to win the title.

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    Conte hopeful Chelsea can finish on winning note

    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is satisfied with his debut Premier League season at Stamford Bridge and wants to end it on a "fantastic" note by leading his side to the title.

  • Conte can't guarantee Hazard stay

    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has conceded he cannot guarantee Eden Hazard will still be at the club next season, amid reported interest from Real Madrid.

  • Chelsea, Spurs face stern title tests

    Antonio Conte will hope Diego Costa justifies his faith in having him rather than Everton's Romelu Lukaku as his main striker and deliver another three points in Chelsea's chase for the title on Sunday.

  • ‘Chelsea answering every test of their title credentials’

    Chelsea are answering every test of their credentials, manager Antonio Conte said as their seemingly unstoppable march towards the Premier League title continued with a 3-1 win against Bournemouth on Saturday.

  • Conte plays down exit talk

    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte gave short shrift to media reports linking him with a move away from the English Premier League leaders and said he was eager to build "something important" at Stamford Bridge.

  • ‘Straight-talking Conte breathes respect’

    Straight-talking Antonio Conte has earned the utmost respect from his players at Stamford Bridge and has built a side that seems impervious to pressure, former Chelsea striker Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink has told Reuters.

  • Chelsea ponder appeal after Terry FA Cup red

    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte said his club may appeal against the red card shown to John Terry during the Premier League leaders' 4-1 FA Cup defeat of Peterborough United.

  • ‘Festive fixtures complaints due to Chelsea form’

    Antonio Conte has dismissed complaints of his rival managers over Chelsea getting a longer rest during the festive period and said they are angered by his side's position at the top of the Premier League table.

  • Conte sets Chelsea record

    Spanish forward Pedro Rodriguez scored twice as red-hot leaders Chelsea crushed Bournemouth 3-0 on Monday to register a club-record 12th consecutive Premier League victory.

  • Conte revels in Chelsea's Christmas cheer

    Antonio Conte's first few months as Chelsea manager could hardly have gone any better as his side head into the holiday period six points clear at the Premier League summit.

  • Conte impressed by reformed Costa

    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte believes Diego Costa has become a reformed character because the fiery striker has rediscovered his love of the game.

  • Conte urges Chelsea to stay 'humble'

    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte warned his players to remain grounded after they returned to the Premier League summit courtesy of a gritty 2-1 victory at home to Tottenham Hotspur.

  • Conte taking a break

    Antonio Conte will head to the beach next week as the frazzled Chelsea manager gets some well deserved rest after battling in vain to land his top transfer targets.

  • Football: My philosophy already working at Chelsea

    Monday's 2-1 Premier League win over West Ham United sends a clear message that Chelsea are already marching to Antonio Conte’s orders.

  • Marcelo seals it for Madrid

    Two goals from Marcelo and a Mariano Diaz stunner give Real Madrid a 3-2 win over Antonio Conte's Chelsea in the International Champions Cup at the Michigan Stadium.

  • Kante was my target: Conte

    Chelsea coach Antonio Conte hails the signing of N'Golo Kante after the France international joined from Premier League champions Leicester City on Saturday.

  • Chelsea snap up Kante

    Chelsea on Saturday announced the signing of Leicester City's defensive midfielder N'Golo Kante on a five-year deal to become new boss Antonio Conte's second capture of the summer.

  • Conte aiming to light a fire

    Antonio Conte says he hopes Chelsea under his stewardship will light up the Premier League title race this season.

  • Italy looking to heal 'open wound': Conte

    Italy's great start to Euro 2016 is tempered by memories of the last World Cup when they also opened with a win before crashing out of the tournament, coach Antonio Conte said after Monday's 2-0 victory over Belgium.

  • Conte plays down hopes

    Coach Antonio Conte has played down Italy's Euro 2016 chances after ending preparations for the tournament with friendly wins against Scotland and Finland.

  • Conte fine-tunes squad

    Italy coach Antonio Conte cut several Euro 2016 hopefuls from a preliminary squad on Monday as he unveiled a 30-man squad for the Azzurri's second pre-competition training camp.