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Official | Stuttgart appoint Pellegrino Matarazzo as head coach

VfB Stuttgart have appointed Pellegrino Matarazzo as their new head coach following the dismissal of Tim Walter, the club confirmed on Monday.

The 42-year-old joined Hoffenheim in 2017 and worked as an assistant to Julian Nagelsmann and then his successor, Alfred Schreuder.

Stuttgart sporting director Thomas Hitzlsperger said: “We proceeded with great care in the search for our new head coach and have had numerous intensive discussions in the past few days. In the end there was a clear vote for Pellegrino Matarazzo, who we warmly welcome to Stuttgart.”

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