GENOA has officially appointed former Ukrainian coach Andriy Shevchenko as coach for a contract which runs until 2024, the Serie A club announced in an announcement on Sunday (7/11). The legend of AC Milan who won the 2004 Ballon d’Or replaces Davide Ballardini after being sacked on Saturday (6/11).
“Genoa announces that Andriy Shevchenko has reached an agreement to train Grifone until June 30, 2024,” the Italian club wrote in a statement.
The 45-year-old coach led Ukraine to the Euro 2020 quarter-finals for the first time this year when they were eliminated by England in Rome. Genoa will be Shevchenko’s first club in his coaching career. Genoa is currently 18th in the Serie A standings after 12 games, they have just won one. (OL-8)