Roman Abramovich confirms Antonio Conte as boss after telling Chelsea players and staff

But according to Italian newspaper Corriere dello Sport, an agreement has been struck after the Russian owner met with Blues players and staff to confirm that Conte will replace Guus Hiddink at the end of the season.

The report adds that the Chelsea players learned about Conte’s arrival on February 26, before facing Southampton a day later, and have won two on the bounce as Hiddink continues to maintain his unbeaten Premier League record. 

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