After the last negotiations, it was learned that an agreement was reached on a 3-year contract. / New Coach Vincenzo Montella in the Turkish National Team
The new coach of the National Team is Vincenzo Montella… Having decided to part ways with German coach Stefan Kuntz, the Turkish Football Federation appoints Vincenzo Montella as the head of the National Team. The experienced coach, who previously coached Adana Demirspor in Turkey, met with TFF officials at a hotel in Beşiktaş, Istanbul.
6 rooms were reserved for Montella, who came to the hotel with his assistants. It was learned that Turkish Football Federation officials were also at the hotel and that they had a meeting with the Italian coach for the contract terms. After the last meeting, the parties reached an agreement on a 3-year contract. The announcement is expected to be made shortly.
The news that the Turkish Football Federation (TFF) reached an agreement with Vincenzo Montella to be the coach of the National Team hit the agenda like a bombshell. Having decided to part ways with German coach Stefan Kuntz, the National Team staff decided on the Italian Vincenzo Montella as the new coach.
TFF invited Montella to Istanbul with his team. The 49-year-old coach is expected to be appointed as the head of the National Team with the targets of EURO 2024 and 2026 World Cup.
It is stated that Montella took with him 3 assistants who had previously worked for Adana Demirspor and knew Turkey. These assistants include Daniele Russo (Head assistant coach), Massimo Crivellero (Match analyst) and Polino Pierpaulo (Athletic performance coach).
One of the most distinctive characteristics of Montella, who ended his football career in 2010, was that he was a striker who challenged rival goalkeepers with his fast and sharp shots. After his football career, Vincenzo Montella started his career as a coach. He had his first coaching experience in AS Roma’s infrastructure. Later, he served as a technical director in Serie A for clubs such as Fiorentina, Sampdoria, AC Milan and Catania. The experienced coach also took charge of Adana Demirspor in Turkey after coaching Sevilla for 1 year.
One of the greatest achievements of Montella’s managerial career was taking Fiorentina to the semi-finals of the UEFA Europa League. Throughout his coaching career, Montella has adopted a style that emphasizes offensive football and organization in his playing philosophy.