January 09 News Today is the birthday of Italian coach Ivan Gattuso. Valencia officially celebrates Gattuso’s birthday with the following text:
"Happy birthday, boss!"
AC Milan’s official Twitter also released content to celebrate Gattuso’s birthday: "Player, coach… He will always be our own! 😍 I wish you a happy day, Rino! 🥳" He knows which key to use to light San Siro.
Best wishes to you!
Gattuso was born on January 9, 1978 in Corigliano Calabro, Italy. He serves as a midfielder and is currently the head coach of Valencia Football Club.
In the player era, Gattuso assisted AC Milan in winning the UEFA Champions League in 2003 and 2007, and became a member of the World Cup winning team in 2006.
On March 12, 2013, Gattuso announced his retirement.
After retiring, Gattuso has coached Sion in Switzerland, Palermo in Serie B, OFI Crete in Greece, Pisa in Serie C, AC Milan in Serie A and other teams, but they all left halfway.
In June 2022, Gattuso will serve as the head coach of Valencia in La Liga.
This season, Valencia has 5 wins, 4 draws and 7 losses, temporarily ranking 11th in the standings.