Conte named new Atalanta boss

Atalanta have named former Juventus skipper Antonio Conte as their new head coach.

Conte has replaced sacked boss Angelo Gregucci at the club, following Atalanta’s poor start to the season.

“Atalanta announces that it has entrusted the role of first-team coach to Mr Antonio Conte,” read a club statement.

“The club thanks Mr Angelo Gregucci and his staff for their work to date and wishes them success in the future.”