Football club “Chelsea” has signed a contract with the chief coach of Italy Antonio Conte. About it reported in a press-club service.
The contract was signed for a period of three years, and his work Conte will start in summer 2016, the report said.
“I’m very excited about the prospect of working with the football club “Chelsea,” said Conte himself, noting that he is looking forward to meeting with the players club. “I’m glad we made the announcement now, now it’s all clear, and we can put an end to speculations,” he added.
Conte Italian becomes the fifth coach in the history of Chelsea, the club previously coached by Gianluca Vialli, Claudio Ranieri, Carlo Ancelotti and Roberto Di Matteo. Together with the first three Conte had a chance to work together at Juventus, said in a press-service.
In December 2015 the post of chief coach of “Chelsea” has left Jose Mourinho. The message about his resignation followed a series of failures of the London club, which was only one point away from the relegation zone of the English Premier League.
Conte for many years he played for FC “Juventus”, and in 2011 was appointed head coach of the club. In August 2014, headed the national team of Italy.