Thibaut Courtois denies claims he is ‘fearing Antonio Conte joining Bernabeu
THIBAUT COURTOIS has denied claims he is fearing the potential arrival of Antonio Conte at the Bernabeu.
Ex-Chelsea managers Conte and Jose Mourinho have both been connected with taking over at Real Madrid as Julen Lopetegui battles with El Clasico this end of the week.
And keeping in mind that some Real fans would welcome Lopetegui’s sacking, Courtois was said to be fuming with the names connected with the job.
Be that as it may, he stated: « I determinedly deny the data distributed in the present El Pais in regards to me.
« [These] incorporate untruths that hurt me as a professional and I expect a rectification pending legal action. »
As per Spanish daily paper El Pais, a source uncovered that Courtois sensationally told team-mates: « I cannot believe it. »
The report even cases that Belgian worldwide Courtois turned « pale » after hearing the shortlist.
Courtois won Premier League titles under both Mourinho and Conte.
Following quite a while of endeavoring, he at long last got his desire to come back to Madrid, where he had played for Atletico and where his two kids have lived.
Be that as it may, Courtois has neglected to waste no time in the Spanish capital.
He’s kept only two clean sheets from seven matches and seen Keylor Navas play in the Champions League.