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Lopetegui Set For Sack As Real Madrid Line Up Conte

Julen Lopetegui’s brief and inglorious reign as Real Madrid coach could come to an end on Monday with the defending European champions believed to have lined up Antonio Conte as his replacement.  Lopetegui took training as usual on Monday morning but is not expected to be in post for the Copa del Rey game against minnows Melilla on Wednesday. According …

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The Five Biggest Challenges Facing Maurizio Sarri At Chelsea

COBHAM, ENGLAND - JULY 14: Maurizio Sarri of Chelsea with Carlo Cudicini and Jorginho during a training session at Chelsea Training Ground on July 14, 2018 in Cobham, England. (Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

Maurizio Sarri is the latest name to take on the prestigious yet poisoned chalice that is the Chelsea managerial position. The former Napoli boss replaced compatriot Antonio Conte at the weekend, and wasted no time in recruiting his first signing by bringing midfielder Jorginho from Serie A along for the ride. However, despite the optimism that a new manager brings, …

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Antonio Conte Releases Touching Statement As He Departs Chelsea

Antonio Conte has released a classy statement thanking the players and fans just days after he was sacked from his position as Chelsea manager. It was announced last week that the 48-year-old, who was with the club for two years, would be replaced by Maurizio Sarri. In the statement, Conte wished the club all the best in the upcoming season. “I …

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Chelsea Confirm The Appointment Of Maurizio Sarri As New Head Coach

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 14: Chelsea Unveil New Head Coach Maurizio Sarri at Stamford Bridge on July 14, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

The latest managerial saga at Chelsea has finally come to a conclusion. Less than 24 hours after the club finally confirmed the dismissal of Antonio Conte, Chelsea have announced the appointment of Maurizio Sarri as their new head coach. Maurizio Sarri is the new Chelsea head coach! Full story: https://t.co/qQwb5xZT3f#WelcomeSarri pic.twitter.com/DCNfoVCoz6 — Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) July 14, 2018 The Italian …

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Chelsea Set To Seal €65m Deal For Maurizio Sarri And Jorginho

Napoli trainer Maurizio Sarri during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and SSC Napoli at Stadio Artemio Franchi on April 29, 2018 in Florence, Italy.

Chelsea’ look set to have a new manager and first summer signing in place in the very near future. With confirmation coming through on Friday morning that Antonio Conte had been relieved of his duties as head coach, leaving the way clear for former Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri to take the reins at Stamford Bridge. The Serie A side, who still …

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Antonio Conte: His Chelsea Reign In Five Quotes

Antonio Conte’s two-year reign as Chelsea manager came to an end on Friday so here are five of his quotes which reflect his sharply changing mood swings working for Roman Abramovich. They were happier times when victory at West Bromwich Albion secured the 2016/17 title in his first season at the club, although this remark was one that stirred things …

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Chelsea Finally Confirm The Sacking Of Manager Antonio Conte

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 19: Chelsea Head Coach / Manager Antonio Conte applauds the fans at the end of the Emirates FA Cup Final between Chelsea and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on May 19, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images)

Chelsea have officially confirmed the departure of head coach Antonio Conte. The Premier League side had, by all accounts, informed Conte and his coaching staff that they were no longer employed at Stamford Bridge on Thursday, but have waited nearly 24 hours to make the information public. A short statement on Chelsea’s website gave a brief account of Conte’s two-year spell …

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Antonio Conte’s Chelsea Departure Looks Set To Turn Ugly

MADRID, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 27: Coach Antonio Conte of Chelsea FC reacts during the UEFA Champions League 2017-18 match between Atletico de Madrid and Chelsea FC at the Wanda Metropolitano on 27 September 2017, in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Power Sport Images/Getty Images)

Chelsea haven’t even announced Antonio Conte’s departure yet, but the saga looks set to run for that bit longer. The Premier League side, by all accounts, parted company with Conte on Thursday as they look to have former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri appointed as their new head coach in the very near future. Indeed, the likes of John Terry and …

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Chelsea Sack Antonio Conte Ahead Of Maurizio Sarri’s Arrival

during The Emirates FA Cup Final between Chelsea and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on May 19, 2018 in London, England.

According to strong reports in Italy, Chelsea have finally brought Antonio Conte’s reign as manager to an end. Speculation surrounding the former Juventus manager’s position at Stamford Bridge had been fevered since an apparent breakdown in relations between Conte and the Chelsea board. A disappointing fifth-placed finish in the league last season, condemning them to Europa League football next year, …

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Barcelona In Talks To Sign Chelsea Forward Willian

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 16: Willian of Chelsea celebrates scoring the first goal during the Emirates FA Cup Fifth Round match between Chelsea and Hull City at Stamford Bridge on February 16, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

Barcelona remain in negotiations with Chelsea over a possible move for forward Willian, having missed out on Antoine Griezmann. Multiple reports on Tuesday have suggested that, while Barca have already had a bid in excess of £50m rejected for the Brazilian international, Chelsea are open to a deal at the right price. BREAKING: Sky sources: @ChelseaFC and @FCBarcelona continuing talks over …

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