ISL: Delhi Dynamos Rope In Gianluca Zambrotta As New Manager On a Two-Year Deal
39-year-old Zambrotta was in Italy’s World Cup Winning squad and had made his managerial debut as a player-cum-aasistant coach for the Swiss club Chiasso and later was promoted to the position of head coach in the year 2014. He had to step down from his managerial duties after Chiasso decided to part ways with the Italian in April, 2015.
In a press conference on Tuesday, Delhi Dynamos confirmed roping in the services of Gianluca Zambrotta on a two-year deal.
“I will give my absolute best to the team and will also love to learn about Indian culture. My focus will be on good defence system and team coordination, “said Zambrotta.
Zambrotta also said that he is elated at the new opportunity to mentor the Delhi Dynamo squad and assured that he will give his best to win the trophy in his debut season.
Zambrotta made 98 appearances for Italy, including three European Championships and three World Cups. He had a reputation of a rock-solid defender, he played top flight European clubs like Juventus, Barcelona and Milan.