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Lippi (71) returns after four months back as a coach, China

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Lippi (71) returns after four months back as a coach, China

24 may 2019 08:30
24-05-19 08:30
Last updated: 47 minutes ago
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Marcello Lippi Friday, after four months, returned as coach of China. The 71-year-old Italian must be the Asian country to the world cup of 2022 lead.

Lippi was between October 2016 and January of this year has also been coach of the Chinese. He stepped on after with 0-3 of Iran became lost in the quarter-finals of the Asia Cup.

The experienced coach was succeeded by his fellow countryman, Fabio Cannavaro, but the World player of the Year of 2006 decided a month ago to already after two matches to stop.