Ranieri set for ninth managerial stint in Serie A after landing Sampdoria job

first_img SORRY Former Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri has been appointed the new manager of Serie A basement side Sampdoria.Ranieri, 67, replaced Eusebio di Francesco who was sacked on Monday with the club bottom following a dismal run of six defeats in seven matches. Liverpool transfer news live: Mbappe latest, Lille star wants to join Reds in future Claudio Ranieri has been named Sampdoria’s new manager appointed getty images Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion ‘I’ll get him’ – Robertson further endears himself to fans with revenge vow to Mane 1 scrap LATEST Gerrard launches furious touchline outburst as horror tackle on Barisic sparks chaos The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 Guardiola-inspired tactics: Is this how Arsenal will line up under Arteta? revealed PAYBACK MOST READ IN FOOTBALL Steve Round reveals how Mikel Arteta convinced him to join Arsenal staff Remarkably, it is the second time in seven months that the Italian has succeeded Di Francesco, after taking over from the 50-year-old at Roma in March.Ranieri’s latest job is his 20th managerial appointment and marks his ninth spell working in Serie A.He is best remembered for leading 5,000/1 outsiders Leicester to a fairytale Premier League triumph in 2016, but nine months was axed by the Foxes.Ranieri has since gone on to manage Nantes in France, before returning to the English top flight for an unsuccessful spell with Fulham in 2018/19. latest changes Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ Ranieri was sacked by the Whites after just 106 days, before taking at Roma – where he started his career as a player – leading them to a sixth-placed finish.Sampdoria are two points adrift at the bottom of the table, having only registered one league victory so far this term.Ranieri’s first game in charge of Sampdoria will see him go head-to-head with his beloved Roma on October 20.last_img

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