Photos: Antonio Conte on the touchline for the first time as Chelsea boss

Antonio Conte's first game as Chelsea manager ended in a 2-0 defeat by Rapid Vienna

Antonio Conte looked to be in good shape as he officially took charge of his first game as Chelsea manager on Saturday.

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The Italian coach was on the touchline in Austria as his new Chelsea side were beaten 2-0 by Rapid Vienna in the first game of the Blues’ pre-season tour.

The likes of John Terry, Asmir Begovic and Willian were given a run-out against the Austrian side but could not help Conte begin his Chelsea’ reign with a victory.

Here are some of the best pictures of Conte following his initiation as Chelsea manager on Saturday afternoon.

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