Torino Football Club sacking Coach Walter Mazzarri on Tuesday 4 February 2020. Mazzarri was appointed on 4 January 2018. The decision to fire Mazzarri is followed after two bad defeats: Serie A Week 21, Torino 0 – 7 Atalanta and Serie A Week 22, Lecce 4 – 0 Torino. The new Coach will be former Frosinone Coach Moreno Longo who is also an a former Torino defender. Longo led Frosinone to promotion to Serie A in 2018.
👉 Mazzarri leaving Torino in the 12th position with 27 points up to Serie A Week 22 with 8 wins, 3 lost, and 11 defeats, 26 goals in favor, 39 goals against with a negative goal difference of -13.
- The announcement appeared on Torino FC Official website:
Torino Football Club announces therefore the consensual resolution of Walter Mazzarri’s contract. The Club wishes to thank the coach and all of his staff for the commitment, fairness, and professionalism shown in these last two years.”