BREAKING REPORTS: Antonio Conte agrees £4.5m-a-year deal with Chelsea

first_img1 Antonio Conte has agreed a three-year contract with Chelsea, according to reports in Italy.The 46-year-old has been heavily linked with taking over at Stamford Bridge in the summer as the permanent replacement for Jose Mourinho.Conte’s contract with the Italian national team expires at the end of Euro 2016, meaning he can leave without any club having to pay compensation.?And, according to Corriere della Sera, the former Juventus boss has now agreed to join Chelsea from the start of next season.Conte is said to have agreed a deal until 2019 which will be worth around £4.5m-a-year.The Italian is expected to bring a number of his staff with him to Stamford Bridge, but Chelsea’s current assistant first-team coach Steve Holland is likely to remain part of the set-up. Antonio Conte, the Italy manager last_img read more