Tag: Antonio Conte

Inter Milan want to sign Arsenal midfielder valued at €40m

Inter Milan are interested in signing Granit Xhaka from Arsenal this summer, according to reports in Italy and Switzerland.
AC Milan's coach Massimiliano Allegri (L) and Juventus' coach Antonio Conte are pictured during the Serie A football match Juventus vs AC Milan on October 6, 2013 in Turin. AFP PHOTO / ALBERTO LINGRIA

Chelsea manager wants Allegri to ‘betray’ Juventus and join Arsenal

Antonio Conte wants a return to Juventus this summer according to a report in TuttoJuve which claims the Chelsea manager wants Massimiliano Allegri to ‘betray’ the Old Lady by moving to Arsenal.

Manager stalls Chelsea hoping for Arsenal call

Former Barcelona manager, Luis Enrique, is reportedly stalling Chelsea in the hopes that Arsenal come calling according to an exclusive in the Star on Sunday.
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Arsene Wenger of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

French football expert: PSG want Chelsea or Tottenham manager not Wenger

French football expert Julien Laurens says Paris Saint-Germain need a better manager than Unai Emery, but they don't want Arsene Wenger, they want Antonio Conte or Mauricio Pochettino.

Arsenal fan hate figure believes Antonio Conte is best manager for Jack Wilshere

Stewart Robson thinks Jack Wilshere should only stay at Arsenal if Chelsea manager Antonio Conte takes over from Arsene Wenger.

Bad news for Arsenal fans as connected pundit shatters hope of new manager

According to reports from Spain, Luis Enrique could become the next Arsenal manager, even though the ex-Barcelona boss is tipped to take over from Antonio Conte at Chelsea and Arsenal aren't ready to get rid of Arsene Wenger.
Olivier Giroud after signing for Chelsea in January 2018

Giroud’s Chelsea move now looking even smarter after injury news

Olivier Giroud's move to Chelsea is starting to look like a smart move, after Antonio Conte admitted he doesn't know when Alvaro Morata might return from injury.

Raul Sanllehi gives Arsenal manager chase advantage over Chelsea

Arsenal could replace Arsene Wenger with Luis Enrique this summer and they have the advantage over Chelsea if they decide to do so, according to a report in Spain.

Arsene Wenger's win % better than Jose Mourinho, Jurgen Klopp and Mauricio Pochettino

Arsene Wenger has a better win percentage over his Premier League career with Arsenal than Mauricio Pochettino, Jose Mourinho and Jurgen Klopp have with their current clubs.

Chelsea manager throws tantrum as he shrugs off Arsene Wenger criticism

Antonio Conte believes the British media have singled him out and that even though Arsene Wenger does get criticised, the Frenchman has been in charge for over 20 years... which somehow makes it different...
Olivier Giroud after signing for Chelsea in January 2018

Former Arsenal forward explains 3 reasons he left for rival in January

Olivier Giroud says he wanted to leave because Arsenal were signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, and Didier Deschamps encouraged him to move on.

Ex-Arsenal striker explains why he signed for Chelsea

Olivier Giroud says Antonio Conte was the driving force behind his decision to sign for Chelsea, and he's ready to start a new chapter in his career after leaving Arsenal.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 10: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal speaks with Antonio Conte, Manager of Chelsea during the Carabao Cup Semi-Final First Leg match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on January 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Antonio Conte explains Arsenal’s Alexis asking price, trying to sign him and why he’s...

Antonio Conte says Alexis Sanchez is available for around £20m this January, and claims buying the Chilean would be a 'good investment'.
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'He'll finish the season at Arsenal' - Manager makes prediction on 29-year-old's future

Antonio Conte is probably the only person on this planet that doesn't reckon Alexis Sanchez is off to Manchester City this month.
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5 out for Arsenal, 1 key player in for Chelsea: Blow for Arsene Wenger,...

Antonio Conte has confirmed that while Eden Hazard missed out on Chelsea's FA Cup draw against Norwich with a calf problem, the Belgian returns for Arsenal.

Good news for Antonio Conte but bad news for Arsene Wenger

Antonio Conte is expected to choose a full-strength Chelsea side to face Arsenal in the League Cup on Wednesday.
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Chelsea manager says Arsene Wenger needs more 'respect'

Antonio Conte believes that Arsenal have benefited from dubious refereeing as much as they've suffered from it.
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'He's one of the best in the world' - Antonio Conte wants Arsenal attacker...

Antonio Conte is the latest manager to show an interest in Alexis Sanchez after being asked about the Chilean recently.

Alexis transfer talk, Conte’s ‘passion’ & more: 5 things Arsenal fans can expect from...

Arsenal face Chelsea for the second time this season after drawing 0-0 at Stamford Bridge back in September and it's hard to know what to expect.
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Antonio Conte tells Arsenal to stop Manchester City making this January signing

Antonio Conte warns the other big-six clubs not to let Manchester City have a free run at players like Virgil van Dijk in January, considering how strong the Premier League leaders already are.

Boost for Chelsea as Arsenal miss out on Champions League-winning manager

Chelsea have made contacts with former Barcelona manager Luis Enrique, with Arsenal set to miss out on the Spaniard as a result.

Arsenal have another nominee for the Premier League monthly award

Arsene Wenger has been nominated for the November Manager of the Month award.
Former Arsenal midfielder Paul Merson. Picture: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

Former Arsenal man believes Wenger should have quit for one of these 3 top...

Paul Merson believes Arsene Wenger should have left Arsenal years ago to make way for Jurgen Klopp, Antonio Conte or Jose Mourinho.

Arsenal could lose striker in surprise January swoop

Chelsea are reportedly considering a bid for Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud in January, with manager Antonio Conte having approached him during the FIFA awards in the week.

Wenger is fourth highest paid manager in the Premier League

Arsène Wenger is the fourth highest paid manager in the Premier League, according to reports.

This is the Arsenal player Chelsea are reportedly targeting to keep their manager at...

Chelsea want to sign Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez in January in order to keep manager Antonio Conte happy and at the helm, according to latest reports.

Arsene Wenger has earned more points than these managerial heavyweights

Arsene Wenger has amassed more points over the last 100 league games than Jose Mourinho, Mauricio Pochettino and Jurgen Klopp.
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Chelsea manager blames Arsenal 28-year-old for David Luiz's red card

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has blamed Alexis Sanchez for provoking David Luiz into making a dangerous tackle that led to a red card.

Is this really why Oxlade-Chamberlain picked Liverpool over Chelsea?

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain reportedly rejected the chance to move to Chelsea because of their plans to play him at right-back and because he believes Jurgen Klopp will be a better manager for his development.
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Arsene Wenger no sympathy over Chelsea issue due to loan numbers

Arsene Wenger has said that he sympathises with Antonio Conte over squad issues, but believes Chelsea have loaned out too many players.
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Antonio Conte speaks out about Arsene Wenger's two-year contract extension

Antonio Conte has called Arsene Wenger one of the best coaches in the world.

Watch what Wenger, Conte, Xhaka & Cech had to say after Arsenal’s win over...

Arsene Wenger, Antonio Conte, Granit Xhaka and Petr Cech all gave interviews after Arsenal beat Chelsea 4-1 on penalties in the Community Shield.
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Chelsea manager thinks Arsenal can challenge for the title

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte believes Arsenal could be title contenders this season.

Chelsea manager aims to beat Arsenal to ‘first trophy of the season’

Antonio Conte has been talking to the media ahead of Chelsea's Community Shield match against Arsenal at Wembley on Sunday.

Nicholas: Arsenal must reduce squad size

Charlie Nicholas has said that Arsenal must follow Chelsea's example and reduce their squad size. 
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Arsenal boosted ahead of Community Shield clash after Conte admission

Antonio Conte has admitted that his Chelsea side are 'tired' ahead of their Community Shield clash with Arsenal.
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Antonio Conte feels Tottenham get an easy ride from the media despite their failings

Antonio Conte has replied to Daniel Levy's recent comments over some Premier League clubs' 'unsustainable spending' by pointing out how Mauricio Pochettino's side have less expectations on their heads compared to other top teams.

Pedro suffers ‘multiple fractures’ after Ospina collision

Chelsea winger Pedro suffered 'multiple fractures' after his collision with David Ospina.

Chelsea manager confirms Ospina challenge sent Pedro to hospital

Antonio Conte confirmed at his press conference that Pedro was taken to hospital after his clash with David Ospina, but thankfully he is ‘ok’.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

Arsenal 23-year-old could agree shock move to rivals Chelsea

Chelsea are the surprise name being recently linked with Arsenal’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, with reports they are in talks over a summer transfer.