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Antonio Conte could leave Inter Milan TODAY following crunch talks
The Italian coach will have face-to-face talks with Inter Milan president Steven Zhang on Tuesday about his future at the Serie A club, with former Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri lined up as a replacement.The Italian coach admitted after Friday night's Europa League final defeat by Sevilla that he could depart the San Siro this summer after just one trophyless season in charge.
Antonio Conte will remain as Inter head coach, the Serie A club have confirmed.
The former Juventus and Italy boss cast doubt on his future in the wake of Friday's Europa League final defeat to Sevilla, saying Inter must plan for life "with or without me".
Conte said that "something happened" and also pointed to family commitments, questioning whether football should be his priority.
Inter finished second in Serie A, reached the Coppa Italia semi-finals and savoured their European run, amounting to their best season in almost a decade.
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Antonio Conte is expected to leave Inter Milan next week by mutual consent, according to reports. Inter were defeated 3-2 by Sevilla in the Europa League final on Friday night in Cologne.Inter were defeated 3-2 by Sevilla in the Europa League final on Friday and after the game the Italian boss admitted he will take some time to think about his future ahead of next season.
Conte will now have the chance to build on that success following what the club described as a "constructive meeting" on Tuesday.
A statement on the club's official website read: "The club and Antonio Conte had a constructive meeting today focused on continuity and strategy, in which the two parties laid the foundations to continue working together on the club's project."
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Inter president Zhang praises Conte amid uncertainty .
Antonio Conte's Inter future is unclear, but the coach was praised by president Steven Zhang.After finishing second in Serie A, Inter fell short in the Europa League, suffering a dramatic 3-2 loss to Sevilla in the final on Friday.