"Inter Milan can confirm that Luciano Spalletti is no longer head coach of the first team," Inter said Thursday in a statement. "The club wishes to thank Spalletti for his work and the results achieved together."
Conte has been out of a job since June 2018 when he was fired from Chelsea. According to Italian media reports, the former Juventus coach has already signed a three-year contract with Inter. Under Spalletti, Inter qualified for the Champions League for the first time since the 2011-12 season but was eliminated in the group stage. The team also finished 21 points behind Serie A champion Juventus.
Spalletti's departure comes one day after coach Gennaro Gattuso left AC Milan by mutual consent after being beaten to the final Champions League berth by Inter.
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