Serie A - Di Carlo gets Sampdoria job

Eurosport - Thu, 27 May 10:56:00 2010

Sampdoria have appointed Domenico Di Carlo as their new coach to fill the vacancy left by Juventus-bound Luigi del Neri.

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"Sampdoria announces it has signed Mr Domenico Di Carlo as coach of the first team on a two-year contract," a club statement said, adding that he will be unveiled in Genoa on Friday.

Di Carlo, 46, resigned from Chievo on Wednesday after guiding the cash-strapped club to two impressive mid-table finishes in Serie A over the last two seasons.

The Sampdoria side he inherits finished fourth in the table last season, and will take part in the Champions League qualifying stages.

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