The Coach is already in the full swing of pre-season preparations and formally announced his extensive backroom staff.
This includes three assistant managers: Angelo Alessio (who already worked with him at Siena, Juventus and Italy),
Gianluca Conte (the tactician’s brother)
Steve Holland (who has been at Chelsea since 2009)
The fitness coaches are
Julio Tous (who both join from the Italy staff)
Costantino Coratti, who was also part of Conte’s staff during his two years as Italy manager, is the new assistant fitness coach.
Gianluca Spinelli joins as a goalkeeper coach. Prior to moving to Chelsea, he divided his time between coaching the goalkeepers in the Italy squad and at Genoa. He will be assisted by Henrique Hilario.
Tiberio Ancora will act as a consultant personal trainer/nutritionist.
Former Chelsea ‘keeper Carlo Cudicini will act as both club ambassador and assistant to Conte.