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Marotta is surprised by Conte’s immediate impact

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Inter Milan director Beppe Marotta is surprised at the immediate impact Antonio Conte has had at the club.

Antonio Conte has a track record of success, both as a player and as a manager.

Marotta knew Conte was the man to lead Inter back to the top of the table and break the eight-year stranglehold Juventus have had on the Scudetto.

However, his ability to lead Inter Milan to the top of Serie A after only a few months at the helm has even surprised the clubs director.

In an interview reported by Football Italia, while he still expects Juve to pip his club to the top this season.

However, he is pleasantly surprised at the progress that has been made almost instantaneously.

He said:

“I will admit that I did not expect such an immediate impact from Antonio Conte on our squad.”

“It’s still only Week 14, so we are well aware that winning the Scudetto from this first season will be difficult.”

“Juve has two very strong teams to call on, as they have two players for every role, and I think they’ll do it again this season.”