Ex-Blues boss lined up as a shock candidate for Man Utd job

EPL By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 02/10/2018

Former Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is a shock candidate to succeed Jose Mourinho at Manchester United.

Mourinho's job is on the line this week with United facing Valencia in the Champions League tonight and Newcastle United on Sunday.

Former Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has emerged as one of the candidates to replace Jose Mourinho at Manchester United, according to report.

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Mourinho's job is on the line after Manchester United poor result in their recent outing in the Premier League and their exit in the Carabao Cup piles more pressure on the Portugues tactician.

Other candidates include former Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane and former Paris Saint-Germain coach and Manchester United defender Laurent Blanc, according to RMC.

Aside from Manchester United, AC Milan is also in contact with Conte's agent.