Gattuso replaces Ancelotti in Naples

Gennaro Gattuso's Wednesday been presented as the new head coach in Naples, on Tuesday sacked Carlo Ancelotti. It will be the former Milan player and coach,

Gattuso replaces Ancelotti in Naples

Gennaro Gattuso's Wednesday been presented as the new head coach in Naples, on Tuesday sacked Carlo Ancelotti.

It will be the former Milan player and coach, Gennaro Gattuso, which takes over the cheftrænerposten in Serie A club Napoli after the sacked Carlo Ancelotti.

It informs the club on Twitter.

Yet the club has not reported anything out of the length of the contract with the 41-year-old coach.

Napoli won Tuesday night's 4-0 at home over Genk, and secured on the way of advancement from the group stage in the Champions League.

But after a turbulent time at the club and failing results in the league was Carlo Ancelotti fired a few hours after the victory over Genk.

Gattuso was quickly on the rygteplan brought into play as the successor, and on Wednesday confirmed the Naples, then, that the rumors spoke true.

Gattuso stood by the head of AC Milan, for whom he active played 467 matches, but after a disappointing start to the season, in this season he chose to retire in October.

As a player achieved midtbaneslideren also 73 appearances for Italy.

Naples ' results in Serie A have been disappointing this season, where the team is in seventh place after 15 rounds.

After a defeat 1-2 at home to Bologna 1. december was the sixth league match in a row without victory, ordered Ancelotti, the players on the three-day training camp.

Just a month earlier, the players were later punished with a similar action due to poor performance.

At the apartment, it created great unrest, as klubpræsident Aurelio De Laurentiis in rage after the 1-2-defeat at AS Roma 2. november ordered the squad and the boston globe on the "ritiro" - a compulsory training camp and hotel accommodation - in a week.

the Method is widely known in Italian football, when the results fail. Ancelotti aired his disagreement, but fixed into.

When the team few days after they had played 1-1 at home against Salzburg in the Champions League, committed players, however, the mutiny against the president. They refused to rise on the bus, which was transporting them to the hotel again. Instead they took home.

Since it has fyget with fyringsrygter and internal strife among both the squad and the president, as well as the coach and the president.

Now it gets Gattusos task to restore peace and provide some needed results.

/ritzau/

Updated Date: 11 December 2019, 18:00

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