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VIDEO: Watch new Watford head coach Giuseppe Sannino take his first training session at London Colney
12:18pm Thursday 19th December 2013 in Latest Sport
Pictured above is new Watford head coach Giuseppe Sannino with his team of staff.
From left to right they are: Alfredo Sebastiani, Francesco Troise, Sannino, Giovanni Cusatis and Paolo De Toffol.
Alberto Sebastiani was a youth team coach at FC Sudtirol, who play in Lega Pro.
The 48-year-old worked for FC Sudtirol for 16 years and is a club legend having helped the side secure promotion during the 2009/10 season whilst head coach.
He worked with Sannino between 1999 and 2001 and has a reputation for nurturing young talent.
Little is known about Francesco Troise as he has worked mostly in Italy’s amateur leagues, including a spell in charge of non-league side Torrecuso.
In the the summer however Troise had a meteoric rise to join Sannino’s coaching staff at Serie A side Chievo.
Giovanni Cusatis played for nine different clubs in Italy - mostly in the third and fourth tiers.
He was a midfielder and enjoyed his most successful spells at Teramo, Siracusa and Legnano, where he also worked as a coach under Attilio Lombardo, who went on to coach at Manchester City.
The 46-year-old has since coached at several lower-league Italian teams, including a spell in charge of third tier side Pro Patria, of the Lega Pro, and Lega Pro second division team Alessandria.
Paolo De Toffol, 52, is a goalkeeper coach who played at a number of Italian clubs including Monza, Padova and Catanzaro in Serie B.
As well as Chievo, De Toffol also has experience working in Serie A with Treviso and most recently Cagliari.
Below is a glimpse of Sannino's first day of training with the Hornets players at London Colney, released by the club's official Youtube channel.
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