Rome – Ogenyi Onazi will resume the next Serie A season with
a different manager as Lazio have appointed Stefano Pioli as their new coach
with the former Bologna manager replacing Edy Reja, who confirmed his
resignation on Thursday.
"Lazio announces that Stefano Pioli will be the new
coach of the first team from July 1, 2014," the Italian Serie A club said
in a statement on its website.
A news conference to present Pioli is due to be held later
Lazio finished ninth in Serie A last season, missing out on
a place in European competition.
Onazi is currently with the Nigerian team at the
2014 FIFA World Cup.
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