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Antonio Conte tears into Chelsea youngster for yawning in post-match dressing down 

The Italian was lecturing his team following their embarrassing defeat to Roma in the Champions League

Chelsea youngster Kenedy is beginning to make a name for himself – for all of the wrong reasons. 

You may remember the Brazilian kid hitting the headlines during the Blues’ summer tour, after posting a series of unsavoury comments on social media about the Chinese.


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And now he’s very much in manager Antonio Conte’s bad books, for yawning during a team meeting following the club’s embarrassing defeat to Roma in the Champions League.

It was pretty bad, to be fair

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It was pretty bad, to be fair

According to the Telegraph, Conte was furious with his team’s performance in the game – which the Premier League champions lost 3-0.

It seems barely anybody escaped the Italian’s wrath during the post-game dressing down, with Kenedy – an unused substitute in the game – reportedly receiving a stern lecture from the gaffer after being caught yawning during the meeting at the club’s Cobham training ground.

C’mon Kenedy, pick your moments son.

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*yawn*

This follows recent reports that claim Conte is generally miffed by the attitudes of his players at the moment.


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Defender David Luiz was was visibly sulky when he was substituted in the draw against Roma a fortnight ago, while Charly Musonda was ticked off for complaining about his lack of first-team opportunities on Instagram.

Not a man you want to yawn in front of

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Not a man you want to yawn in front of

Conte was particularly scathing about his side’s defending during the defeat, which at times was embarrassing.

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