Conor Clancy Date: 29th May 2021 at 1:06pm
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has returned to work in Serie A, taking over at Napoli.

The former and boss takes over at the Stadio Diego Armando Maradona following Gennaro Gattuso’s dismissal at the end of the 2020/21 season, and it is his first job since parting ways with in 2019.

“I am pleased to announce that will be the new coach starting from July 1,” said a statement released by Napoli on Saturday, signed off by Aurelio De Laurentiis.

“Welcome Luciano, together we will do a great job.”

Spalletti’s appointment is just the latest in a series of coaching changes in Serie A. In less than a week since the season ended, eight of the top ten teams have dismissed their coaches.

Massimiliano Allegri has returned to Juventus, while are set to confirm Simone Inzaghi.