Napoli have announced Luciano Spalletti as their new manager just days after Gennaro Gattuso left the club.
Former Milan midfielder Gattuso spent just 18 months in Naples before his tenure was cut short after he failed to guide them into the Champions League.
Napoli had looked good value for a place in the top four heading into the final day of the season, but their draw at home to Hellas Verona saw Juventus leapfrog them into fourth spot, condemning Napoli to the Europa League.
With Gattuso handed his marching orders the club have been on the hunt for a new boss and it hasn’t taken them long to appoint his successor, with former Inter boss Spalletti announced as the new man at the helm.
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The club took to their official Twitter account to confirm the news, offering the simple caption: “Welcome to our new coach, Luciano Spalletti!”
Former Inter boss Spalletti has been out of management since leaving I…
Source: Complete Sports