Edy Reja, the 73 year old Italian, former Napoli and Lazio manager, has been appointed as coach of the Albanian national football team.The presentation of the new coach is expected to be made in the days to come.
The defeat of the Albanian side by Turkey in Shkodra was also followed by the veteran coach, Edy Reja.
Throughout his career, the 73 year old Italian manager has coached a number of clubs in Italy, including Genoa, Napoli, Lazio and Atalanta.
However, it has been a while since he last managed a club.The conditions of the contract are still unknown, but Albania has already started its European qualifiers fixtures.
Albania managed for the first time in 2016 to qualify for the European championship which was hosted in France.
This turned into nationwide celebrations and was achieved thanks to another Italian coach, Gianni de Biasi, who was also given Albanian citizenship.TemA