OFFICIAL: Walter Mazzarri’s Watford FC Backroom Staff Confirmed
WATFORD FC can confirm the new coaching staff who will be a part of Walter Mazzarri’s backroom team during the forthcoming Premier League season.
Nicolo Frustalupi, Claudio Nitti and Luca Vigiani have been appointed as Mazzarri’s Assistant Coaches.
Frustalupi (pictured second left) has worked with Mazzarri for nearly 15 years at Italian clubs Inter Milan, Napoli, Sampdoria, Reggina, Livorno and Pistoiese, while Nitti (right) is a former team-mate of Mazzarri’s who has coached alongside him since retiring in 2005.
Vigiani (left) played under Mazzarri at Livorno and Reggina, and has since been a prominent part of his former coach’s backroom team at both Inter Milan and Napoli.
Giuseppe Pondrelli has come on board as Fitness Coach, while Fabio Corradini has joined the club as Analyst and Roberto Miggiano will work under Mazzarri as Scout.
Dean Austin, Alberto Giraldez and Antonio Diaz Carlavilla have all left the club’s coaching staff, the Hornets can also confirm.
Everyone at Vicarage Road wishes all three the very best for their future careers.