Livorno have confirmed the appointment of Carmine Gautieri as their new Coach for the 2014/15 season.
The Tuscan outfit were relegated from Serie A at the end of last season, having failed to stay up in their first season back in the top flight.
Now, the Amaranto have identified the 43-year-old as the man to secure promotion from Serie B at the first time of asking.
“AS Livorno announces that it has reached an agreement with Mr Carmine Gautieri for the position of first team Coach for the 2014/15 season,” a statement by the club reads.
Gautieri was in charge of Serie B club Varese last season.