We are bringing you some hot, shocking football news today of Gennaro Gattuso resigning from his new managerial role. So, for today’s football updates – Gattuso quits as Fiorentina boss within 23 days only.
Gennaro Gattuso has quit his role as manager of Fiorentina after just 23 days at the helm.
The 43-year-old World Cup winner severed ties with Napoli at the end of the 2020-21 campaign.
Indeed, our football updates in March tipped that Gattuso may leave Napoli to join fellow Serie A rivals Fiorentina.
And he did leave Napoli to join another new Serie A club, Fiorentina, as their manager on May 25.
So, he wasted little time in finding a new job.
However, his stint in Florence has lasted just over three weeks and he oversaw no Fiorentina games as head coach.
Football Updates – Gattuso Quits as Fiorentina Boss within 23 Days
So, the former Italy international has served ties with La Viola after just three weeks, in the off season, moreover.
Speculation about Gattuso prematurely exiting first merged amid reports of disagreements regarding recruitment policy between the coach and the board.
Gattuso allegedly clashed with those above him about potential transfer targets for the summer window.
While Fiorentina reportedly have a frugal approach, focusing on young players’ long-term promise. Gattuso requested more ready-made stars drafts
Ultimately, it seems, these in-house rifts became irreparable and the two parties parted ways.
A statement on the club’s official website reads: “ACF Fiorentina and Mister Rino Gattuso, by mutual agreement, have decided not to follow up on the previous agreements and therefore not to start the next football season together.”
“The Company immediately set to work to identify a technical choice that will guide the Viola team towards the results that Fiorentina and the City of Florence deserve,” it read.