Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis Claims He Appointed Rudi Garcia Ten Days After Knowing Him


Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis explained that he hired former Al Nassr manager Rudi Garcia after knowing him for 10 days.

De Laurentiis said, “I am pleased to announce that, after having known him for the last 10 days, Mr. Rudi Garcia will be the new coach of Napoli.” To him, the most sincere welcome and a good luck wish.”

The Frenchman replaced Luciano Spalletti, who went on a sabbatical leave away from coaching.

Napoli confirmed his appointment on June 15, 2023, shortly after the start of Italy’s Nations Cup semi-final against Spain.

However, Napoli had failed to release much about his appointment, and the length of his contract was not mentioned in the club’s official statement.

Former Paris Saint-Germain manager Christopher Gailter was believed to be the leading candidate for the job.

Luis Enrique was also linked with the Napoli job, but he was scrapped by the Napoli president.

Teams Coached By Rudi Garcia

Garcia started his coaching career in 1994 with Corbeil and left the club in 1998.

He joined Saint-Etienne in 2001. The manager joined Dijon in 2002 and left the club in 2007.

He joined Le Mans in 2007 and left in 2008. Garcia joined Lille in 2008 and left in 2013. Garcia was the manager of AS Roma from 2013 until 2016.

Garcia joined Olympic Marseille in 2016 and spent only three years at the club, leaving in 2019.

After that, he went to Olympic Lyon, where he spent two years, 2019-2021. He joined Al Nassr in 2022 and left the club after a series of poor results.

Rudi Garcia’s Trophies

The manager won the French title and the French Super Cup with Lille. His most successful tenure happened while he was a manager at Lille.

Rudi Garcia’s salary

While he was at Al Nassr, he earned €6.5 million per year. However, Rudi Garcia’s salary at his new club, Napoli, has not been disclosed by them.

Rudi Garcia

Rudi Garcia age

He was born on February 20, 1964, in the city of Nemours, France. He is currently 59 years old. He is one of the greatest managers in the French League.

Rudi Garcia’s Personal Life

Rudi Garcia

Garcia is currently in a relationship with a presenter named Francesca Brienza. Francesca was born on September 19, 1986 and She is 36 years old.

Rudi Garcia met with his beautiful partner while he was the manager of AS Roma in 2014 and Francesca was the anchor of AS Roma TV.

There are no information about whether he has given birth or not. Rudi Garcia has a sister named Veronique Garcia.

Garcia father Jose Garcia was formerly a well known footballer. He played football at the professional level.

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