« I think it’s disrespectful to the Juventus coach and disrespectful to me who works for Tottenham », railed the Italian, before the London derby and shock of the top table of the Premier League, against Arsenal, Saturday (1:30 p.m.). Conte has a very strong bond with Juventus, with whom he was Italian champion as a player and then as a coach. At the end of the contract, he wanted to put his personal situation into perspective. “We have just started the season. I have brought up this subject many times and I have always said that I am happy and that I am having fun at Tottenham.. We will have the whole season to find the best solution for the club and for me. », he swept away. In two seasons, the Italian technician managed to bring Tottenham back to the Champions League last season and this year his team are unbeaten after seven league matches, sitting in third place, one point behind leaders Arsenal.
« I have a great relationship with the owner. I don’t see why there would be a problem in the future », he continued. Conte also returned to the racist incident which hit his player, Richarlison, victim of a banana throw during Brazil’s 5-1 victory against Tunisia, at the Parc des Princes, on Tuesday. « I think what happened is incredible, because to witness this type of situation in 2022 is a shame for everyone »he judged. « I hope (the perpetrators) can be banned from football for life, but it’s disappointing enough to still have to comment on situations like this »he concluded.