OFFICIAL: Raffaele Palladino appointed Fiorentina coach


Raffaele Palladino has expressed his immense pride and determination in his first press conference as the new head coach of Fiorentina. The former Monza coach has taken over the reigns in Florence, following Vincenzo Italiano’s decision not to renew his contract. Speaking at his unveiling, Palladino expressed his commitment to his new club:

“I am proud to represent Fiorentina, and I will give my all to elevate the club,” Palladino declared during his inaugural press conference. This marks the beginning of a new chapter for the Tuscan team under Palladino’s guidance.

Palladino addressed the media alongside General Manager Ferrari and Sporting Director Pradé. He began by thanking the journalists in attendance and extended his gratitude to President Rocco Commisso. “I want to thank President Commisso. His enthusiasm, passion, and humanity deeply moved me,” Palladino stated.

Reflecting on his ambitions and the support he has received, Palladino continued, “I have been infused with great energy. I want to thank General Manager Ferrari and Sporting Director Daniele Pradé. They strongly believed in me, and within two minutes, we reached a complete agreement. I am thrilled to be at Fiorentina. I am proud, motivated, and ready. I am representing a glorious club with a rich history. I will give my all to this club and strive to achieve great goals. I want to bring joy to these amazing fans, whose passion has always impressed me. I will give my maximum effort to take Fiorentina as high as possible.”


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