English football club Chelsea officially announced the dismissal of head coach Antonio Conte (pictured). Winning the Premier League in the first season, the Italian coach failed to repeat the success of his debut campaign at Stamford bridge in the season 2017/2018 (only pate place!), although he won the FA Cup. Along with 48-year-old Conte left the entire coaching staff of the team.
New coach of “aristocrats” in the near future will be assigned to another Italian — a 59-year-old former coach of Napoli’s Maurizio Sarri, who in his career worked in 18 (!) clubs.
According to unofficial information, Londoners will pay Antonio Conte for early termination of the contract 9 million pounds (10.2 million euros) and Napoli for agreeing to part with Surrey, will receive from the British 8 million euros.
By the way, according to the Sun, Chelsea for the ninth time in owner Roman Abramovich gives the track coaches huge sums for breach of the agreement. In total, “blue” paid almost 90 million pounds of liquidated damages specialists working at the club: Conte 9 million, Jose Mourinho — 9.5 million, Roberto di Matteo 10.7 million, Andre Villas-Boas is 12 million, Carlo Ancelotti 6 million, Luiz Felipe Scolari — 12.6 million, Avram Grant, is 5.5 million, Jose Mourinho — 18 million and Claudio Ranieri — 6 million in British currency.