Date: 19th January 2021 at 11:55am
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Following Marco Giampaolo’s dismissal at Torino, Davide Nicola has returned to the club to take over as coach.

As a player, Nicola played 39 games overall with Torino during the 2005/06 season and is considered an idol among fans because he scored the goal against Mantova in the playoff that won Torino promotion to .

Since 2016, Nicola had coached three different teams in Serie A in Crotone, Udinese, and Genoa. With Crotone and Genoa he managed to avoid relegation before being sacked during the 2018/19 season at Udinese.

Nicola took his first training session in charge of the on Tuesday morning.

Torino have won just 2 games in 18 Serie A matches this season and they are 18th in the table, level with 19th-placed on 13 points.