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List of notable or famous coaches from Italy, with bios and photos, including the top coaches born in Italy and even some popular coaches who immigrated to Italy. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Italian coaches then this list is the perfect resource for you. These coaches are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known coach from Italy is included when available.

List ranges from Dick Vitale to Claudio Gentile, plus much more.

This historic coaches from Italy list can help answer the questions "Who are some Italian coaches of note?" and "Who are the most famous coaches from Italy?" These prominent coaches of Italy may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Italian coaches.

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Alberigo Evani is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 56
Alberigo Evani is an Italian former football player, who was deployed as a midfielder. He is the current head coach of the Italy Under-18 team.
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Alberto Cavasin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 63
Alberto Cavasin is an Italian football manager and former player. He last served as head coach of Serie A team Sampdoria.
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Alberto Malesani is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 64
Alberto Malesani is an Italian association football manager and former footballer.
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Alberto Zaccheroni is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
Alberto Zaccheroni age 65
Alberto Zaccheroni is an Italian football manager. He is best known for having managed a number of top clubs in Serie A, and won a scudetto with A.C. Milan in 1999. He is renowned also for his ...more
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Andrea Mandorlini is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 58
Andrea Mandorlini is an Italian football manager and former defender, currently in charge as head coach of Hellas Verona.
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Andrea Manzo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
Andrea Manzo age 57
Andrea Manzo is an Italian football manager and former midfielder.
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Angelo Gregucci is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
Angelo Gregucci age 54
Angelo Adamo Gregucci is an Italian football coach and former player.
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Antonio Conte is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 49
Antonio Conte is an Italian football manager and former player. He is currently the coach of the Italian football national team. Playing as a midfielder, Conte became one of the most decorated ...more
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Arrigo Sacchi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 72
Arrigo Sacchi is an Italian football coach. He was twice manager of A.C. Milan, with great success. He won the Serie A title in his 1987-88 debut season and then dominated European football by ...more
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Attilio Lombardo is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 52
Attilio Lombardo is a retired football player turned manager, best known for his two spells at Sampdoria; throughout his career he was usually deployed as a wide midfielder, or as an offensive ...more
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Attilio Tesser is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 60
Attilio Tesser is an Italian association football and current manager of Ternana.
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Bortolo Mutti is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 64
Bortolo Mutti is an Italian football manager and a former player. His older brother Tiziano Mutti also played football professionally. To distinguish them, Tiziano was referred to as Mutti I and ...more
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Bruno Conti is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 63
Bruno Conti is a former Italian football player and manager of Serie A club Roma from 14 March 2005 to 30 June 2005. As a played, he was usually deployed as a winger, and he was notably a member ...more
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Bruno Giordano is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 62
Bruno Giordano is an Italian football manager and former player, who was deployed as a forward; as a footballer, he is mostly remembered for his successful time at S.C.C Napoli. Giordano was a ...more
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Carlo Ancelotti is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 59
Carlo Ancelotti is an Italian football manager and former player who currently manages Spanish La Liga side Real Madrid. He is regarded as one of the greatest and most successful managers of all ...more
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Carlo Fassi is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
Dec. at 68 (1929-1997)
Carlo Fassi was an Italian figure skater and international coach whose students included several World and Olympic champions.
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Carlo Mazzone is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 81
Carlo "Carletto" Mazzone is an Italian football manager. A former centre back who played several seasons for his beloved team, AS Roma, other than Spal and Ascoli, where he played for ...more
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Cesare Prandelli is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 61
Cesare Claudio Prandelli is an Italian football coach and former player. He has managed Parma, Roma, Fiorentina, Italy national football team, and most recently Galatasaray.
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Ciro Ferrara is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 52
Ciro Ferrara is a former Italian footballer and manager. His most recent position was manager of Sampdoria. He spent his playing career as a defender initially at Napoli and later on at ...more
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Claudio Gentile is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 65
Claudio Gentile is an Italian footballer manager and former defender of the 1970s and 1980s. Gentile appeared for Italy in two World Cup tournaments, and played for the winning Italian team in ...more
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Claudio Pistolesi is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 51
Claudio Pistolesi is a former professional Italian tennis player. Pistolesi's highest ATP singles ranking is 71st, which he reached on August 17, 1987. His career high in doubles was at 213 set ...more
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Claudio Ranieri is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 67
Claudio Ranieri is an Italian football manager and former player. He has previously managed many well-known European clubs, namely Cagliari, Napoli, Fiorentina, Valencia, Atlético Madrid, ...more
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Cristiano Bergodi is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 54
Cristiano Bergodi is an Italian association football manager and former player. He is the head coach of Romanian club Rapid București.
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Cristiano Lucarelli is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 43
Cristiano Lucarelli is an Italian former footballer who played as a striker from 1992 until 2012. He is currently the head coach of Lega Pro club Pistoiese.
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Daniele Arrigoni is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Coaches from Italy
age 59
Daniele Arrigoni is an Italian football coach.