Antonio Conte celebrates at Stoke

Updates on Inter Milan’s approach for Chelsea boss Antonio Conte

Antonio Conte in negotiations with Chelsea

For a couple of months now, it has been reported that Antonio Conte is in negotiations with Chelsea over a new deal.

Such has been Conte’s impact at Chelsea that the Italian is already seemingly calling the shots when it comes to a new deal at Stamford Bridge.

To add to the confusion, Conte also appears to be using the Italian press to push his claims as well.

Do Inter Milan need a new coach?

Since on a regular basis we are told that Inter Milan are keen to bring Conte to the San Siro to coach the Nerazzurri.

However, all signs point to Stefano Pioli getting the Inter Milan job long term.

On Monday, there was a further update on Antonio Conte‘s Chelsea contract negotiations.

Conte wants to strengthen for the Champions League

This came via Gianluca Di Marzio’s team, which is usually very reliable for news from Italy.

Inter Milan have approached Conte, but there have been no formal negotiations.

Chelsea are confident they can keep Conte by strengthening the squad, with players such as Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez constantly linked to the Blues.