Earlier, Spurs had made Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers their top target after Leipzig's Julian Nagelsmann agreed to take the Bayern Munich post.
Conte had openly contemplating leaving Inter a year ago when he severely criticized the club's Chinese owners for failing to "protect" the squad from criticism.
It was Inter’s first trophy since 2011 and the first Serie A title since 2010, when it claimed the treble of the league, Champions League and Italian Cup.
From his personality to his difference of opinion in transfers, here we look at three reasons the Italian only lasted two seasons with the Blues.
Conte leaves with the best win percentage 65.1% of any of Chelsea's managers in the Premier League era.
The polish on Conte's tenure at Chelsea has become tarnished both at boardroom level and amongst his players.
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Conte is said to have infuriated several Chelsea stars with his intense personality and regimented training sessions.
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Chelsea defender Cahill is adamant about lifting the trophy at Wembley would be the equal of Tottenham's top four finish.
Chelsea are in grave danger of missing out on Champions League football for a second time in three seasons.
Chelsea's fourth defeat in five league games left Conte's reigning EPL title-holders five points adrift of the top four.
Chelsea head to Manchester lagging 22 points behind City and look certain to have to surrender the title to Guardiola's men.
Conte coached Italy from 2014 to the quarter-finals of the 2016 European Championship before taking over at Chelsea.