Barcelona are searching for a new manager after current Barcelona boss Luis Enrique announced he is leaving at the end of the season.
According to a Daily Express report, Barcelona are reportedly keen to appoint Chelsea boss Antonio Conte as their next manager.
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino and Sevilla manager Jorge Sampaoli are in Barcelona’s shortlist but Daily Express claim Conte is Barcelona’s preferred choice.
According to the report, Barcelona chiefs have been impressed by the way Conte has steered Chelsea back to the summit of English football after Chelsea’s 10th place finish last season.
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu is reportedly a huge fan of Conte and has suggested to other high-profile figures at Barcelona that Conte should replace Enrique.