Roberto Mancini was today confirmed as the new Italy CT, completing a journey which started at Fiorentina in 2001.
The forward Leicester City, the final club of his playing career, to take the Viola job and has been on various benches ever since.
After resolving his contract with Zenit St Petersburg, Mancio was officially confirmed as the new Azzurri Coach last night, and presented to the media today.
It’s only a 20 minute walk from the Stadio Artemio Franchi to the FIGC headquarters at Coverciano, but Mancini’s journey has taken him via Manchester, Istanbul and St Petersburg.
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