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FIGC director general Antonello Valentini has described Antonio Conte’s Italy contract signed this morning as ‘innovative’.
Antonio Conte is putting pen to paper on his two-year contract to become Italy CT, before being presented to media today.
Former Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli has wished successor Antonio Conte the best of luck as Azzurri boss.
Former Italy international Damiano Tommasi believes Antonio Conte’s appointment as Azzurri Coach could prove very rewarding.
Renzo Ulivieri believes that reports Puma will pay part of Antonio Conte’s wages are a sign a weakness.
Alessandro Diamanti has no regrets about leaving Italy to sign for Chinese side Guangzhou Evergrande.
The FIGC have confirmed Antonio Conte has defined final details to his agreement as Italy Coach, and that he will be presented on Tuesday morning.
Italy international Thiago Motta has a fractured nose after he was headbutted by Brandao, confirmed PSG.
The Corriere della Sera believes Antonio Conte has lined up some ground rules for Mario Balotelli on Italy duty.
PSG goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu expects Italy Coach Antonio Conte to bring “new ideas,” but not new players.
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho praised Italy’s choice of Antonio Conte. “He’s a top Coach.”
Andrea Pirlo “will gladly accept” an Italy call-up from new Coach Antonio Conte, postponing his retirement.
Italy international Thiago Motta has a suspected broken nose, as he was headbutted after PSG’s game with Bastia.
Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti backs Antonio Conte to succeed with Italy and hopes Roma win the Scudetto.
Alessandro Matri trusts Antonio Conte “is the right man for the Nazionale” after the ex-Juventus boss took charge.
Roma’s Miralem Pjanic said Italy “made the right decision” in choosing Antonio Conte as their new Coach.
Antonio Conte is the new Italy Coach, but not all his technical staff will come from Juventus.
Dino Zoff believes Italy will be “more solid and like Juventus” with new Coach Antonio Conte at the helm.
Fiorentina boss Vincenzo Montella said Antonio Conte is “the best choice” for Italy Coach.
Luis Suarez feels his bite on Giorgio Chiellini “needs to be forgotten about” after he was allowed to train with Barcelona.
Arrigo Sacchi admits that Carlo Tavecchio has done well to sign Antonio Conte to Italy, but warns that it is only the beginning of reforms in Calcio.
Carlo Tavecchio has made clear Antonio Conte will face no pressure from Puma, and that Italy have signed a great Coach in him.
Antonio Conte’s Italy contract reportedly has a basic salary of €4.1m, which with bonuses could rise to €4.6m.
Gigi Buffon has backed his former Juventus Coach Antonio Conte to do well with Italy and says ‘95 per cent of Italians’ will also support him.
Antonio Conte confessed he is “very happy” to be appointed the new Italy Coach.