Monday May 14 2018
Mancini: Happy to be back

Roberto Mancini has landed in Rome ahead of becoming Italy’s next CT and admitted that he is ‘happy’ to be back.

Mancini parted company with Zenit St Petersburg on Sunday and is free to lead Italy into their new era, having agreed a two-year contract with the FIGC.

“I’m happy to be back in Italy: tomorrow we’ll see what happens,” the former Inter and Manchester City boss told reporters at Rome Fiumicino airport

.The Azzurri have been without a Coach since Giampiero Ventura was sacked in November for missing out on the 2018 World Cup.

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