Italy boss Conte reveals what motivates him as a coach

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Italy coach Antonio Conte visited the Istituto Superiore Sobrero in Casale Monferrato to give a speech celebrating the anniversary of Casale’s Scudetto-winning season in 1913-14. Conte spoke about what has motivated him to do his best during his coaching career and how he believes coaching ability is something you are born with. “I have More...

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AC Milan legend Paolo Maldini has claimed that the club are great and unique in the world of football. The former Italy captain talked at length about his long career in an exclusive interview with La Gazzetta dello More...

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Would Antonio Conte’s best Italy XI please stand up? – Azzurri Podcast

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Antonio Conte’s Italy are still unbeaten in his tenure as Azzurri coach but they failed to emerge victorious in their latest internationals against Bulgaria and England. The former Juventus coach has experimented More...



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