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 The Italian Guided The Blues To The Premier League Title In His First Season At The Club

 Manager Antonio Conte has signed a new two-year contract with Chelsea, the club has announced.

The Italian guided the Blues to the Premier League title in his first season at Stamford Bridge.

"I am very happy to have signed a new contract with Chelsea. We worked extremely hard in our first year to achieve something amazing, which I am very proud of. Now we must work even harder to stay at the top," Conte said on the club's official website.

The controversial timing of the Africa Cup of Nations faces a serious review when African soccer gathers for a two-day symposium in Morocco to discuss the future of the game on the continent.

Starting on Tuesday in Rabat, stakeholders from across the sport, including an array of former stars like Abedi Pele, Austin Okocha and Samuel Eto’o, have been invited to deliberate over the future of the tournament and other aspects of the African game

US Ouakam have been suspended by Senegal's Football Federation (FSF) following a stampede which resulted in the deaths of eight fans.

Nearly 100 other spectators were injured as Ouakam fans clashed with those of rivals Stade de Mbour during Saturday's League Cup final.

"US Ouakam are temporarily suspended," the FSF said in a statement.

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has ruled out signing Cristiano Ronaldo back from Real Madrid.

BBC Sport reported in June that Ronaldo was left upset after being accused of tax fraud and wants to leave Spain.

A move back to United, whom he left for a then world record £80m in 2009, has been mentioned as a possibility.

Roger Federer

Newly crowned eight-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer moved up two places in the latest ATP rankings released on Monday.

The 35-year old Swiss became the oldest man in the Open Era to win the Wimbledon after he defeated Croatia’s Marin Cilic in straight sets 6-3 6-1 6-4 on Sunday.

He climbed to third place in the ranking on the strength of his record eighth Wimbledon triumph.

Angel Maria Villar Llona was reprimanded by Fifa for not co-operating with an inquiry

The president of the Spanish Football Federation and his son have been held as part of a corruption investigation, judicial sources say.

Angel Maria Villar Llona was arrested on suspicion of embezzling funds, El Pais and Efe news agency reported. Mr Villar, a former Spain international footballer, has been president of the association since 1988.

His son Gorka was among a number of other people also arrested during a number of raids early on Tuesday.

There appears to be no way back for the Spaniard at Stamford Bridge and he has made light of the situation in a live video on Instagram

Diego Costa has been filmed partying in an Atletico Madrid In an Instagram live video, the Spaniard is seen wearing his former club's colours, while he wrote in Spanish in the comments section "give a hug to Conte".

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The striker's future is very much up in the air at Stamford Bridge, with Costa having revealed he had been told by Conte that he is not needed in the Club any longer via text message.

As a result, the 28-year-old has been excused from the start of pre-season training with the Blues in the hope that he will be able to find a new club and resolve his future.

Costa has been strongly linked with a return to Atelti and the his latest performance on Instagram will undoubtedly excite fans of the Liga club, while his comments will likely infuriate Conte.

Despite winning the Premier League title last season, all was not well with Costa, with the Spain international having been dropped by his manager back in January amids rumors of a move to China.

And although the former Atleti forward decided to stay put, it now seems all but certain that he will leave Stamford Bridge in the summer transfer window.

Source: Goal.com

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