WATCH: Antonio Conte doesn’t know who Joey Barton is
This might knock Joey Barton down a few pegs.
The Burnley midfielder is one of the most divisive and controversial figures in the game after a career of acrimonious incidents.
But his reputation is clearly lost on Antonio Conte.
Ahead of Chelsea’s game at Burnley on Sunday afternoon, the Blues manager was asked if he knew any of the opposition squad – specifically Barton.
His response is absolutely priceless:
Antonio Conte: “Who is Joey Barton?” pic.twitter.com/awaIEiXot3
— amadí 💭 (@amadoit__) February 10, 2017