Antonio Conte gets Italian job

  • Last Updated: August 14 2014, 20:04 BST

Antonio Conte has been confirmed as the new head coach of the Italy national team.

Antonio Conte: Named as Italy's new coach
Antonio Conte: Named as Italy's new coach

The former Juventus boss, who left the Bianconeri in July, was announced as Cesare Prandelli's long-term replacement by the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) on Thursday evening.

He has agreed a two-year deal and will be presented on Tuesday at 1130 local time.