Antonio Conte born 31 July 1969) is an Italian professional football manager and former player. He is currently manager of the Italian national team and has signed a three-year contract to take charge of English club Chelsea after UEFA Euro 2016.
Playing as a midfielder, Conte became one of the most decorated and influential players in the history of Juventus. He stood out throughout his career due to his tenacity, work-rate, and leadership, captaining the team, and winning the UEFA Champions League, as well as 5 Serie A titles, among other honours. He also played for the Italian national team and was a participant at the 1994 FIFA World Cup and the 2000 UEFA European Championship, where, on both occasions, the Italians finished runners-up.
His managerial career started in 2006, leading Bari to the 2008–09 Serie B title, and Siena to promotion from the same division two years later. He then took over at Juventus in 2011, where he implemented a 3–5–2 formation and won three consecutive Serie A titles, before taking charge of the Italian national team in 2014 until the UEFA Euro 2016 campaign.
Date of Birth (Current Age)
Jul 31, 1969 (50)
Place of Birth
Licenses and Qualifications
N/A - AIFF/AFCA/UEFA
Honours and Awards
Serie A - 1994–95, 1996–97, 1997–98, 2001–02, 2002–03 (Player)
UEFA Champions League - 1995–96 (Player)
UEFA Cup - 1992–93 (Player)
Serie A - 2011–12, 2012–13, 2013–14 (Coach)
Serie A Coach of the Year - 2011–12, 2012–13, 2013–14 (Coach)