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Antonio Conte ‘not interested’ in becoming Arsenal manager amid Mikel Arteta pressure

Antonio Conte is reportedly not interested in succeeding Mikel Arteta as Arsenal manager and will wait until the end of the season to find a new job.

Conte, who left Inter Milan in Italy earlier this year, is currently unemployed. He has been linked to a variety of high-ranking positions since then.

He was involved in discussions with Tottenham before Nuno Espirito Sato was appointed. Recently, he was named in connection to their north London rivals.

After a disappointing start to the season, pressure has been building on Arteta. Discussions began about who might replace him. But Conte won’t be there.

Head coach Antonio Conte of Inter Milan gestures during the Serie A match against Udinese at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on May 23, 2021 in Milan, Italy
Antonio Conte managed Inter Milan last season but is currently without a job

Transfer guru Fabrizio Romano has claimed the 52-year-old does not want to take over a club midway through the season, so instead will seek his next role for the 2022/23 campaign.

This means that he is not only out of the picture at Arsenal but also Barcelona. Ronald Koeman could be in need of a new manager soon.

Arteta could remain in charge for the moment, but Conte could be the Gunners’ boss next year.

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LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 11: Manager of Arsenal Mikel Arteta reacts during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Norwich City at Emirates Stadium on September 11, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Conte has been linked with taking Mikel Arteta’s job after he’d endured a tricky start to the season

Conte previously managed in the Premier League during his two-year spell with Chelsea from 2016-2018.

The Blues won their first title as he was in charge. This record, which was set at the time by Liverpool and Manchester City, was broken in the following seasons.

He won the FA Cup again, but he was sacked for fifth-placed in the league.

Antonio Conte, Manager of Chelsea poses with the Premier League Trophy after the Premier League match between Chelsea and Sunderland at Stamford Bridge on May 21, 2017 in London, England
The Italian managed Chelsea from 2016-2018 but is not currently interested in a Premier League return

Antonio Conte 'not interested' in becoming Arsenal manager amid Mikel Arteta pressure

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After that departure, he was out of the game for one year. Therefore, waiting for a new campaign is not something he likes to do.

In 2019, he returned to Inter as Inter’s manager and made the club the same powerhouse it was before his departure.

His first campaign in Milan saw him reach the Europa League final. He also won the Scudetto Serie A last season.

He was not fired because of disagreements with club hierarchy regarding transfers. They allowed Achraf Hakimi, Romelu Lukaku, and Romelu Tolku to leave for Paris Saint-Germain or Chelsea.

Antonio Conte 'not interested' in becoming Arsenal manager amid Mikel Arteta pressure
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