Who is Walter Mazzarri new Napoli manager, tactics, stats, contract details, salary, bio, age, height

Who is Walter Mazzarri new Napoli manager, tactics, stats, contract details, salary, bio, age, height

Here is all you need to know about Italian football manager Walter Mazzarri along with his stats and tactics who is again appointed as Napoli’s head coach after Rudi Garcia’s departure 

The Serie A champions Napoli announced on Tuesday that they had named their former manager Walter Mazzarri as their new head coach.

Who is Walter Mazzarri new Napoli manager, tactics, stats, contract details, salary, bio, age and height

The 62-year-old replaces Rudi Garcia after Empoli’s loss left the previous season’s winners with 21 points, 10 behind leaders Internazionale in the rankings.

After managing the squad from 2009 to 2013, Mazzarri is back at Napoli for a second stint. When he helped Napoli go to the Champions League group stage the next season, he finished sixth in his rookie season in 2009–2010.

Who is Walter Mazzarri?

Walter Mazzarri is an Italian former football player and manager who was born on October 1, 1961 in San Vincenzo, Italy. He is now the head coach of the Italian Serie A team Napoli for the second time. The 62-year-old measures 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) tall.

A look at Walter Mazzarri’s career

Walter Mazzarri managed a few minor teams before to taking over as manager of Sampdoria in 2007 after playing for several Italian teams for 14 years, including Empoli and Reggiana.


In 2009, he became a member of Napoli and helped to form the 3–4–3 formation that would become his trademark. He joined Inter in 2013, but midway through his second season there, he was let go. He went on to manage Torino in Serie A and Watford in the Premier League of England for one season in 2016–17. Meanwhile, the Italian is back again to Napoli. In his playing career, he played as a midfielder.

His entire career stats can be found here.

After a modest playing career, Mazzarri started his coaching journey at Acireale in the Italian third division in 2001 before joining Pistoiese and Livorno and moved on to Reggina but made his name at Sampdoria, where he guided the club to the 2009 Coppa Italia Final and into Europe during two seasons there.

His most successful time as a manager was with Napoli where he won the Coppa Italia in 2012, led them to second in Serie A the season after and got the club into the Champions League for the first time in their history.


Mazzarri is a staunch user of the 3-5-2 formation and at Napoli he played quick and counterattacking football but his style has not always been easy on the eye and Inter fans were unhappy with the way their team played during his time in charge.

Walter Mazzarri’s contract details

As per CBS Sports, Mazzarri is set to sign a short-term deal for seven months that will last until the summer of 2024, at which point Napoli is expected to select a new coach.

Walter Mazzarri got €1m at Cagliari. Garcia, who replaced Luciano Spalletti at the end of last season, had a two-year contract but the agreement featured a clause making it possible for him to be fired with the payment of just one annual salary of about 2.8 million euros sources said.


Walter Mazzarri’s parents, family, wife, children

Walter Mazzarri’s parent’s names are not known as he has kept his personal life out of the limelight. He is married to Daniela Mazzarri. He has a child named Gabriele Mazzarri.

What is Walter Mazzarri’s net worth?

It is believed that Walter Mazzarri has a net worth or income of between $1 million and $7 million.


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