Serie A side AC Milan have sacked coach Vincenzo Montella and named combative former player Gennaro Gattuso as their new boss, the Chinese-owned club said Monday.
Failing to gel in Serie A
The seven-time European champions are lying seventh in Serie A after a goalless draw against Torino on Sunday.
The club announced the decision via the official AC Milan Twitter feed: #ACMilan announce to have parted ways with @VMontella. Management of the first team is entrusted to Gennaro Gattuso, who leaves his position as Primavera coach and to whom we wish the best of luck