ACF Fiorentina is pleased to announce that Stefano Pioli is the new head coach of the first team.
The 51-year-old will sign a two-year contract with the club, with an option for the third season.
A former defender, Pioli made 156 appearances for Fiorentina between 1989 and 1995 and also wore the captain's armband.
The coach will be officially unveiled to the media at a press conference at the Stadio Artemio Franchi on Wednesday 7 June from 12:30.
Pioli will then be available to meet the fans at Fiorentina Store Stadio in Viale Manfredo Fanti, from 18:00 to 18:45.