Chelsea star leaks news of Antonio Conte sacking?

EPL By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 13/07/2018

Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas has seemingly leaked the news that Antonio Conte has been sacked by Roman Abramovich.

The 48-year-old former Juventus and Italian coach future at Stamford Bridge has always been doubted since the summer, with the Blues in talks with Serie A giants Napoli to bring Maurizio Sarri to the dethroned Premier League Champions as his replacement.

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With news broke out on Thursday evening suggesting that the Chelsea have finally part with Conte and appoint 59-year-old ex-banker will be the Club ninth full-time manager since the Russian billionaire bought the club in 2003.

However, Fabregas has seemingly confirmed the news on his own official Twitter account, releasing a message reading: "Thank you, Mister, for another Premier League title and FA Cup. It wasn't easy for me to convince you in the beginning but in the end, I hope I did you proud! Good luck for the future."

Conte spent two years with the West London outfit, leading them to the Premier League title and the FA Cup during that time.