Evra’s switch to Juventus could be off after departure of manager Conte

first_img1 Patrice Evra Manchester United defender Patrice Evra might renege on his move to Juventus after manager Antonio Conte walked out on the club.Conte has just won three Scudettos on the bounce but announced his resignation on Tuesday after falling out with the club’s hierarchy over their transfer plans for the coming season.The Evra deal looked to be tied up, with the France international not willing to play second fiddle and mentor to United’s £30m new boy Luke Shaw, but, according to reports in Italy, the left-back could now pull out of the deal.The 33-year-old will at least see who the club plans to replace Conte with – former AC Milan manager Massimiliano Allegri is high on the agenda – before he makes his decision.Evra signed a one-year extension to stay at United back in May but he is now open to offers as he seeks a guaranteed first-team place.last_img read more

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