Tottenham Hotspur coach Antonio Conte is pleased with the way his young players played after finishing the top four in the English league (EPL) and securing a ticket to play in the European Champions League “UCL” next season.
Speaking after the 0-5 victory against Norwich, Conte did not hide his joy for the victory, “For me this is like a trophy. Despite the fact that I won’t lift the trophy, for me it is a great success, in a short time and a short period with difficult conditions I worked a lot with my players to make sure this club will participate in the Champions League.” He said.
When the Italian took over to coach Spurs, they were in ninth place in November and he has helped the club to finish in the top four.
However, Conte will remain at Spurs until the summer, “I am under contract until next summer. I signed for one year and seven months,” he said. “
That being said, the captain of Spurs, Hugo Lloris praised the results that Conte has had since joining the club at the beginning of November when he took the place of Nuno Espirito Santo, “I think gradually Conte brought his concept of football, his passion and his strength, but it is obviously high-level football is about details and he brought such details to the training ground,” pointed out Lloris.