Brighton signs the Italian coach De Zerpi

LONDON: Brighton & Hove Albion have announced the appointment of Italian coach Roberto de Zerpi with a four-year contract following Graham Potter’s departure on Sunday. Brighton chairman Tony Bloom said: “I am very happy that Roberto has agreed to become our manager. Roberto’s teams are making a fantastic and courageous performance … and I am sure his style and tactics will adapt. perfectly to our current squad “. Potter decided to leave Brighton ten days ago and moved to Chelsea, in replacement of coach Thomas Tuchel. Brighton is fourth in championship with 13 points in six games, five points behind leaders Arsenal, who have played seven games. (Reuters)