Antonio Conte

  • Juve coach Conte slams 'impolite' Prandelli over call-up 04-03-2014 10:12 AM

    Juventus coach Antonio Conte has complained about impolite behaviour by his Italy counterpart Cesare Prandelli after defender Giorgio Chiellini was called up for Wednesday's friendly against Spain. Chiellini, one of seven Juventus players in the squad, has not played for three weeks because of a calf muscle injury and the...
  • Juventus coach wary of Roma 24-02-2014 12:43 PM

    Rome: Juventus head coach Antonio Conte has admitted he was wary of AS Roma, whose good form has put pressure on the Turin side in the race for the Italian Serie A title. Roma, who are nine points adrift of Juventus with one game in hand, are a team more...
  • Serie A: Juventus edge Torino in Turin Derby 24-02-2014 08:31 AM

    Milan: Carlos Tevez struck again to help Juventus beat Torino 1-0 in the Turin derby on Sunday as Antonio Conte's side maintained its charge to a third straight Serie A title. Tevez scored on the half hour mark, although Torino will feel aggrieved not to have been awarded a late...
  • Juventus beat Chievo 3-1 in Serie A 16-02-2014 10:56 PM

    Juventus eased to a 3-1 win over relegation-threatened Chievo Verona in Serie A as their remarkable home record continued on Sunday. Juventus, who have now won all 12 of their home league matches this season, extended their lead at the top of the table to 12 points ahead of Roma,...
  • Juventus stay eight clear after 12th straight win 19-01-2014 10:46 AM

    Rome: Arturo Vidal's double helped Juventus to their 12th straight league win with a 4-2 triumph over Sampdoria and saw the Italian champions restore an eight-point lead at the top of Serie A. Antonio Conte's side moved on to 55 points from 20 games after taking the spoils from an...
  • Coach Antonio Conte hails Juventus extraordinary achievement 13-01-2014 04:38 PM

    Rome: Juventus head coach Antonio Conte termed his side's achievement extraordinary after they beat Cagliari 4-1 in Italian Serie A football to set a new club winning streak record of 11 matches. "It's an extraordinary achievement, which is amazing given the fact that in the history of Juventus it happened...
  • Antonio Conte happy with Juventus' trust 19-11-2013 01:32 PM

    Milan: Juventus head coach Antonio Conte has said that the greatest reward he could get is trust the club and players have in him. Conte is leading his Turin side to their third consecutive Serie A title this season, and he is happy with the club and his players, reported...
  • Juventus' Chiellini hails Antonio Conte's psychological expertise 18-11-2013 11:53 AM

    Turin: Juventus defender Giorgio Chiellini has said the exceptional psychological expertise Antonio Conte masters, has made him a great coach. According to Chiellini, Conte excels at what is the hardest for a football coach, reports Xinhua. "I think the psychological aspect is the most difficult for a coach but that...
  • Antonio Conte changes his tune after Juventus hold Real Madrid 06-11-2013 02:39 PM

    Juventus coach Antonio Conte, who last season complained that his club did not have the financial resources to compete with Europe's elite, changed his tune after Tuesday's 2-2 draw at home to Real Madrid. The 44-year-old said that money was not everything after his team more than held their own...
  • Juventus were lucky, says coach Antonio Conte 26-09-2013 04:47 PM

    Rome: Juventus head coach Antonio Conte conceded that his side were lucky to win 2-1 against Chievo in an Italian Serie A match. The defending champions would have gone 1-2 down had Alberto Paloschi not been wrongly ruled offside and his goal disallowed Wednesday, reports Xinhua. Conte warned not to...
  • Antonio Conte happy with Juventus' pre-season training 23-07-2013 04:08 PM

    Rome: Juventus football coach Antonio Conte is satisfied with his side's 10-day long pre-season preparations. "It has been an intense pre-season so far, but it has certainly been excellent," Conte was quoted as saying by Xinhua on Monday. "We've worked very hard for 10 days, with double training sessions, and...
  • Juventus will win third consecutive Serie A title, says Lippi 15-07-2013 03:18 PM

    Rome: Former Italy head coach Marcelo Lippi said that Juventus will win their third successive Italian Serie A football title this season. The 65-year-old former Juventus boss, currently managing Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande, claimed that the Turin outfit could achieve the historical feat under the guidance of Antonio Conte, reports...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Friday 12-07-2013 06:18 PM

    IBNLive Sports gives you Friday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. Real Madrid pay USD49.6 million to lure Illarramendi from Sociedad Real Madrid extended their new policy of snapping up promising home-grown talent by paying 38 million...
  • Juventus eying historic third Scudetto: Conte 12-07-2013 02:18 PM

    Rome: Juventus head coach Antonio Conte has claimed that his side will go for a historic third Scudetto this season despite tough challenges from other Serie A sides. The Serie A champions invested heavily this summer to bring in Fernando Llorente from Athletic Bilbao and Carlos Tevez from Manchester City,...
  • Juventus coach Antonio Conte targets historic hat trick 11-07-2013 11:33 PM

    Turin: After winning the Serie A title in both his seasons at Juventus, coach Antonio Conte is targeting an historic hat trick. Juventus finished nine points ahead of second-place Napoli last season to retain the trophy but it has not won three successive league titles since 1935. "Winning is difficult,...
  • Sampdoria beat Juventus 3-2 in final Serie A game 19-05-2013 08:35 AM

    Milan: Sampdoria became the only team to beat Juventus twice in the league under Antonio Conte as they secured a 3-2 victory over the newly-crowned Serie A champion on Saturday. Eder, Lorenzo De Silvestri and Mauro Icardi helped Sampdoria come from behind after Fabio Quagliarella had scored against his old...
  • Juventus coach Conte to discuss his future with club 06-05-2013 12:00 PM

    Rome: Juventus head coach Antonio Conte said he will discuss his future with the club following his side retaining the Serie A title with a 1-0 win over Palermo. "The bar has been raised higher and there is also an economic crisis in Italy. I thank president Andrea Agnelli, who...
  • Antonio Conte hails Juventus' win over AC Milan 22-04-2013 02:15 PM

    Milan: Juventus head coach Antonio Conte claimed that his side's 1-0 win over AC Milan on Sunday night as a big step forward toward their second consecutive Serie A football title. Thanks to the win at home, the Bianconeri need only four points from the remaining five rounds to secure...
  • Juventus looking to cap impressive week at Milan 23-11-2012 05:33 PM

    Milan: Defending Serie A champion Juventus will be looking to cap off an impressive week with a victory over a resurgent AC Milan on Sunday. Juventus took a big step toward qualifying for the knockout stage of the Champions League on Tuesday with a 3-0 win over Chelsea. "I hope...