Antonio Conte has rubbed salt into Pep Guardiola’s wound after revealing that he has almost met Julia Roberts.
The Manchester City manager had everybody bewildered when he talked about his disappointment at being unable to meet his idol, Julia Roberts.
He revealed that despite their dominance at the time, the American actress chose to visit Old Trafford instead of the Etihad.
The Manchester United Twitter account decided to double down on Guardiola by Tweeting an image of Roberts inside the stadium.
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) March 15, 2023
Now Tottenham manager, Antonio Conte has chimed in revealing that he got to meet Roberts when he was at Chelsea.
🗣️ “Julia Roberts came when I was at Chelsea, I had the possibility to bring her to the dressing room. It’s good that an important person like Julia Roberts likes football!”
Antonio Conte says Julia Roberts hasn’t only visited Manchester United! 🤣 pic.twitter.com/6jyUDDxbcD
— Football Daily (@footballdaily) March 18, 2023
“Julia Roberts? She also came [to a match] when I was at Chelsea,” he said.
“She watched the game and then I had the possibility to show her into the dressing room.
“It’s good that an important person like Julia Roberts likes football. I think it’s important for football.”