The Blues’ Italian boss has been a revelation since arriving last summer, leading his side to top of the Premier League table.
Following his swift success at Stamford Bridge, Express Sport revealed last week talks were ongoing over a bumper new deal.
Antonio Conte’s apparent homesickness and distance from his family were said to be issues with Inter Milan circling, but the manager is set to stay long-term.
Antonio Conte is set to stay long-term at Chelsea but the club won't announce a new contract yet
Chelsea are planning to delay an official announcement until the title is secure
However, according to The Telegraph, Chelsea are planning to delay an official announcement until the title is secure.
Chelsea lead the way by 10 points to second-placed Tottenham at present, but the club are not ready to take any chances.
Chelsea don't want Antonio Conte and his team distracted by the new contract
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Antonio Conte's Chelsea have a 10-point gap in the title race
In order to not distract Conte or his players from the job in hand, the Blues will not expose the manager’s reward as yet.
Conte’s new contract will apparently tie him down at Chelsea beyond 2019 and earn him a significant wage increase on his current £6.5million-a-year salary.
And, with the Italian hoping to move his family to west London in the summer, the club are confident everything will be sorted.