- Antonio Conte could be on his way to Spanish La Liga giants Real Madrid
- Los Blancos chiefs are said to be considering him as a replacement for Zidane
- The Frenchman left the club after beating Liverpool to win the Champions League
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has reportedly emerged as the top candidate that will replace Frenchman Zinedine Zidane at Spanish club Real Madrid.
Zinedine Zidane shocked Real Madrid chiefs by announcing his exit after winning the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League title.
Tottenham coach Mauricio Pochettino and Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp are initially said to be the targets for Los Blancos' chiefs, but these two men have been tied down to lengthy contracts.
And according to the latest report by Daily Mail, Conte has emerged as the favorite to land the job and is set to receive an offer from Real Madrid chiefs.
Antonio Conte helped Chelsea to win the 2017/18 English FA Cup title, but the Blues chiefs are said not to be satisfied with the fact that he failed to qualify the club for the Champions League.
Earlier, NAIJ.com had reported how Chelsea coach Antonio Conte admitted that winning the 2017/18 English FA Cup title may not save him from facing the exit doors at Stamford Bridge.
At the end of last season where Manchester City emerged champions, Chelsea failed to finish among the top four and will play in the Europa League next season.
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