One of the agents of Italian players, Federico Pastorello, confirmed that the rumors that said Antonio Conte had agreed to join Arsenal were not true. This was also revealed by The Guardian journalist, Freddie Paxton, on Sunday (5/9/2021) local time.
Antonio Conte and Arsenal have often been linked in the last two weeks. Rumors were not separated from Arsenal’s poor performance earlier this season.
The Gunners, Arsenal’s nickname, currently occupy the bottom of the Premier League standings after swallowing three consecutive defeats. Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal performance statistics look even worse because they have not scored a goal and have conceded nine times in three Premier League matches.
The series of poor results makes Mikel Arteta now often reported to be sacked by Arsenal. Along with these rumors, Arsenal reportedly want Antonio Conte to be Mikel Arteta’s successor.
In the past week, several British media have claimed that Arsenal have opened negotiations with Antonio Conte. Arsenal and Antonio Conte are even said to have reached a verbal agreement.
However, these rumors have now dimmed after Freddie Paxton revealed Federico Pastorello’s statement. According to Freddie Paxton, Federico Pastorello is the agent of the Italian player who is very close to Antonio Conte .
Freddie Paxton claims Federico Pastorello has denied rumors that Conte has agreed to join Arsenal . “The rumors about Arsenal and Conte having agreed a pre-contract agreement are simply not true,” said Federico Pastorello.
“Arsenal so far have not made an official approach to Antonio Conte,” said Federico Pastorello.
Antonio Conte is currently still unemployed after deciding to leave Inter Milan at the end of last season. The Italian coach actually had time to negotiate with Arsenal’s city rivals, Tottenham Hotspur, in the middle of this year.
However, Conte decided to reject Tottenham’s offer. Because Conte does not agree with Tottenham’s vision and transfer plan. The Lilywhites, Tottenham’s nickname, finally decided to appoint a coach from Portugal, Nuno Espirito Santo.
On the other hand, Arsenal are rumored to be evaluating Mikel Arteta’s performance in early October 2021. If Arsenal’s performance does not improve after the international break, Mikel Arteta is predicted to receive a letter of dismissal immediately.
Nearby, Arsenal are scheduled to host Norwich City at the Emirates Stadium in the fourth week of the Premier League match , Saturday (11/9/2021).
Genoa coach , Davide Ballardini, did not minimize Inter Milan even though the team nicknamed I Nerazzurri was left by a number of important figures. Davide Ballardini still assesses Inter Milan as one of the favorite teams to win the Italian League 2021-2022.
Genoa will start the Italian League this season by playing an away match against Inter Milan. The Inter Milan vs Genoa duel is scheduled to take place at the Giuseppe Meazza Stadium, Saturday (21/8/2021) night WIB.
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The reason is that the Nerazzurri troops have been left behind by a number of important figures, from the coach Antonio Conte to key pillars such as Romelu Lukaku and Achraf Hakimi . Inter Milan vice president, Javier Zanetti, even admits that this year will be a difficult season for his team.
Even so, Javier Zanetti promises that Inter Milan will appear competitive considering that there are already great people who fill vacant positions there. The role of Antonio Conte is filled by Simone Inzaghi, as well as the hole left by Romelu Lukaku is now being filled by Edin Dzeko.
“I can’t lie to the fans. It will be a difficult and complicated season,” Javier Zanetti told Sky Sport Italia.
Inzaghi is doing well. I am sorry for Lukaku’s departure .” “He gave us a lot, but Dzeko is an important reinforcement,” said Javier Zanetti.
Davide Ballardini as coach of Genoa said the same thing . He considered that Inter Milan would still be a strong team. “We are not in good shape yet, but we are motivated. We want to play a good game against Inter who are probably the strongest team in the league,” said Ballardini.
It’s true that Inter lost two important players, but they replaced them with equally good individuals.” “The new coach will continue what was previously built there. So, they will remain Inter Milan. Among the great teams, they are the favorites at this time,” said Davide Ballardini.