Vito Doria Date: 24th July 2020 at 3:50pm
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A number of factors have proven to be decisive for as they have dropped their pursuit of German tactician Ralf Rangnick and decided to grant Coach Stefano Pioli an extension instead.

The 62-year-old was widely expected to become the coach for 2020/21 but the board decided to keep Pioli after winning seven of the last nine matches and sealing qualification.

According to Info, the Elliot Management Corporation are looking for stability and continuity at the club, and with the latest run of positive results, the Diavolo scrapped their plans to hire Rangnick.

The former and tactician wanted to have control of the squad as well as transfer dealings as both the sporting director and the coach, but he would have had less time to prepare the squad under the current circumstances.

Keeping Pioli also means that will probably make just three or four signings before the 2020/21 season as opposed the squad revolution Rangnick wanted.