Sampdoria sacks Rossi

Updated: November 12, 2013

Genoa, Italy ( – Former Lazio and Fiorentina manager Delio
Rossi has been sacked by struggling Sampdoria, the Serie A team confirmed

The 52-year-old lasted less than a year since his appointment last December as
a run of three straight defeats has dropped Sampdoria into the relegation zone
of the Italian top flight.

Francesco Pedone, a youth team coach at the club, will take over Sampdoria’s
training responsibilities until a replacement is named.