Serie B side Padova have appointed new Coach Dario Marcolin and director of sport Alessio Secco.
The club announced the news this evening after securing mid-table safety last season.
Marcolin is a former Lazio, Genoa, Cagliari, Blackburn Rovers, Sampdoria, Piacenza and Napoli midfielder who has been in management since 2006.
He was Roberto Mancini’s assistant manager at Inter for the 2008 Scudetto, then sat next to Sinisa Mihajlovic at Catania and Fiorentina.
Last season he took over from Cristiano Bergodi at Modena.
As for Secco, he was director of sport at Juventus from 2006 to 2010.
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