Davide Ballardini has returned to the Marassi to begin a third spell in charge of Genoa following Sunday's sacking of Ivan Juric.
The Rossoblu dropped into the Serie A relegation zone following their derby defeat to Sampdoria on Saturday and 24 hours later Croatian head coach Juric paid the price with his job.
Ballardini, now 53, originally joined Genoa in November 2010, lasting only seven months in the role. In January 2013 he was reappointed and saved the club from relegation at the end of the...
Genoa have sacked manager Ivan Juric following a run of poor form which sees the club in the bottom three of the Serie A table.
The club made the announcement on their official club website on Sunday, less than 24 hours after a 2-0 home derby defeat at the hands of Sampdoria.
Juric was in his second spell at the club after being sacked in February this year, only to be reinstated in April following the dismissal of Andrea Mandorlini, who lasted just 50 days in charge.
Genoa, who have won just one...