• Conte reveals he nearly quit over match-fixing allegations

    Conte reveals he nearly quit over match-fixing allegations

    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte said he could have quit football after being embroiled in a match-fixing scandal in his native Italy.

    An accusation of failing to report an attempt to fix a match against AlbinoLeffe during his time in charge of second-tier side Siena in 2010-2011, landed the former Italy coach in court as part of the Scommessopoli case.

    Conte, who was banned from the touchline by the Italian Football Federation for four months in 2012 as part of the scandal, was […]