Former Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri is also being considered for the job but Calciomercato reports that Zidane is a major contender for the Roma job.
An Italian young lady by the name Chiara Del Gaudio, from Turin claimed she was rejected for a job because her potential employer realized she was engaged to a black man after checking her Facebook page.
According to a UK Sun report citing Gazetta dello Sport, the 59-year-old Conte insists the manner he was sacked at Chelsea, has affected his prospects of getting another managerial job.
He has been heavily linked with Manchester United job, with Solskjaer still relatively inexperienced as a manager. The Italian gaffer would bring huge experience, having dominated the Serie A with Juventus and also won the title with AC Milan.
Allegri has been out of job ever since, despite links with Arsenal. However, the Italian coach has been holding off on an immediate return to management, in the hope of eventually taking over at Old Trafford.
"However, that would be like a whole other job. Working for the national team is different to being a club coach, as I still enjoy training and working every day. "Italian football also has some problems that need to be resolved.
Emma Hayes, Chelsea Women coach, has been linked with the men's job should Maurizio Sarri leave this summer.
Conte was preferred over ex-Manchester United gaffer Jose mourinho, who was also one of the Serie A club's top contenders for the job. In his two-year spell at Stamford bridge the Italian won the Premier league and the FA Cup.
The Italian is expected to take charge at the San Siro this week in his first job back in management since leaving Chelsea in 2018.
Interestingly, SunSport, reported that the former Real Madrid boss had informed Mourinho that he was not interested in taking his job at Old Trafford despite underground moves.
But when asked about Conte's potential rival and the Italian's reputation of being a disciplinarian, Ramos said: "Respect is earned, it is not imposed." Conte has since ruled himself out of the running to take a new job while the season is still ongoing.
Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo and his partner Georgina Rodriguez seem to be planning something big after going to check out a church which features in The Italian Job in search of a wedding venue.
"But I have to make sure I carry on learning and not believe that because I have played for 15 years for Juventus and the Italian national team that I can start a new job and think I know everything.
Since the ex Real Madrid gaffer was sacked at Manchester United, he has been out of coaching job although Mourinho has been seen many times doing punditry job.