PSL : Giovanni take hot seat at Free State Stars
Free State Stars have appointed Italian tactician Giovanni Solinas as their new head coach, with former Bafana Bafana international Bradley Carnell as an assistant following the sudden departure of Ernst Middendorp a week ago.
Giovanni Solinas obtained successfully his coaching license UEFA A and UEFA Pro Licence with the Italian Football Federation at the prestigious school of Italian coaches FIGC settore tecnico Coverciano.
He was head coach of Algerian club ES Sétif and led the club to win the North African Cup Winners Cup, also known as the UNAF Nessma Cup, beating Libyan side Al-Nasr Benghazi in the final. He had a successful stint at the club but resigned due to family situation and left the club at the top of the log in December 2010