Conte to be named Juventus coach, says president


MILAN, May 31 — Former Juventus midfielder Antonio Conte will be named the club’s new coach, president Andrea Agnelli told reporters today.

Once mighty Juve, who finished seventh in Serie A for a second successive season, sacked Luigi Del Neri after just one term in charge, and have turned to the Siena coach to try to revitalise their fortunes. — Reuters