Former Manchester City and Inter Milan manager, Roberto Mancini has agreed to become Italy’s next national team manager.
Reports from Sky Italia say that Mancini met with Italian FA director Gabriele Oriali, and sub-commissioner, Alessandro Costacurta in Rome.
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Mancini initially made his managerial name in Italy, where me managed Fiorentina, Lazio, and then Inter Milan before moving to England to manage Manchester City. The Italian manager spent four years at City before moving to Turkish side, Galatasaray. His most recent club is Zenit Saint Petersburg.
Mancini will be succeeding Gian Piero Ventura, who was sacked after Italy failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup. Other managers that were considered for the job include Antonio Conte and Carlo Ancelotti.