– Antonio Conte is the new coach of the Tottenham. This was reported by the English club, the day after the exoneration of Nuno Espírito Santo. Conte has a contract for a year and a half until June 2023, with the option to extend.
Total salary of 15 million pounds before gross amounting to almost 18 million euros, in practice 900,000 euros per month.
This is the second experience in the Premier League for Conte who had coached the Chelsea from 2016 to 2018. The London club greeted the signing of the 52-year-old former Juventus and Inter coach with a “Good morning Antonio” on his Twitter profile.
“I am extremely happy to return to coach, and to do so in a Premier League club that has the ambition to be protagonist again”, Conte’s first statement, “I can’t wait to start working to convey to the team. and to the fans the passion, mentality and determination that have always distinguished me, as a player and as a coach. “
The former blue coach also explained the non-arrival to the Spurs in June. “Our union did not happen because the end of my relationship with Inter was still too recent and emotionally too tied to the end of the season, so I felt that it was not yet the right time to return to coaching,” said Conte. “but the contagious enthusiasm and determination of Daniel Levy in wanting to entrust me with this task they had already hit the mark. Now that the opportunity has returned, I have chosen to take it with great conviction. ”
Tottenham’s chief football officer, Fabio Paratici, dedicated a special greeting to the new coach: “We are delighted to welcome Antonio into the club. His CV speaks for itself, with extensive experience and trophies both in Italy and England. I know first hand the qualities that Antonio he can bring it to us, having worked with him at Juventus, and I can’t wait to see his work with our group of talented players. “