Andrea Pirlo accepts offer to return to Juventus as U23 head coach. Italian media reported the offer had been in the air for several months.
Gianluca Di Marzio claims this evening. The former midfielder has now accepted. He will be accompanied by former teammate Roberto Baronio as his assistant manager.
The Juventus U23 team play in Serie C and last week won their first piece of silverware, the Coppa Italia Serie C.
Despite that victory, coach Pecchia will not be on the bench next term, replaced by Pirlo in his first management role.
Credit: Football Italia