Alberto Malesani named new Palermo coach

Alberto Malesani has been named new coach of Palermo. Malesani succeeds Gian Piero Gasperini after his sacking this week.

Alberto Malesani has been named new coach of Palermo.

Malesani succeeds Gian Piero Gasperini after his sacking this week.

A statement published on palermocalcio.it read: "Palermo have entrusted the care of the first team to Alberto Malesani.

"The 59-year-old coach is taking his first training session now and will be presented at Boccadifalco tomorrow morning."

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