Five Things You Need to Know about new Chelsea boss Antonio Conte

If I was to ever build a merry-go-round, the first thing once it’s completes is to name it… and as a football fan I can’t think of a better name than calling it Chelsea.

Why? Well unless you’ve been living under a rock the past 10 years, the Blues have changed managers no less than 11 times during that period, with the likes of Avram Grant, Felipe Scolari, and Carlo Ancelotti all riding on the Chelsea managerial merry-go-round.

And it was no different earlier this season, with Jose Mourinho sacked despite winning the league just several months earlier. Guus Hiddink once again filled in as the interim boss like he did back in 2009 to take them to the end of the campaign as they waited for a long-term successor.

That man has been confirmed to be none other than Italy’s Antonio Conte, who took Juventus to incredible heights these last few terms. But other than that, here are FIVE THINGS you need to know about him ahead of his arrival after Euro 2016.

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