AndThe announcement that Antonio Conte underwent gallbladder surgeryHe hit World Football wrong. After being diagnosed with cholecystitis, he will undergo surgery To remove gallbladder and Returning to work after a period of recovery. Spurs announced on February 1.
Conte, who has already recovered, faces the second leg of the Champions League round of 16 Against Milan with hope For the 1-0 turn he brought from Giuseppe Meazza: “Now I’m back and I’m happy. We want to go further. If they asked me if I wanted to win the Champions League, I would say yes, but there is a fact. You have to go game by game.”
The former Inter and Juventus celebrate, above all, his return: “I underestimated my post-operative journey and wanted to return as soon as possible because of my sense of responsibility. I think I overestimated my body: Now I am fine and have my energy back. I have to gain weight again, but other than that I feel good.”
The Tottenham boss explains the ins and outs of his intervention: “After the operation I found out that many of my friends had the same operation. The difference is that in my case it was an emergency and unplanned surgery. You hear a lot of bad news and when they told me I had to have an operation I was happy, You never know what could happen.”
When they told me I just had to have surgery I was happy, you never know what could happen
Conte, yes, praises the work that Tottenham did in his absence. “They did a great job, it’s not easy for the players to go three weeks without a coach. I tried to be close to them even from afar, using video calls, but being close is a completely different matter. For me, it’s important to be able to work with the players and the coaching staff to prepare matches in the best possible way.