Gregucci named new Atalanta coach

MILAN - Serie A club Atalanta named Angelo Gregucci as their new coach on Friday.

Gregucci coached Lecce in the top flight in 2005 and was most recently at Serie B side Vicenza.

He replaces Gigi Del Neri, who left to become Sampdoria coach earlier this week having led Bergamo-based Atalanta to a comfortable mid-table finish in Serie A this season.