• Bortolo Mutti

    Bortolo Mutti

    • Bortolo Mutti
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      Personal information
      Date of birth (1954-08-11) August 11, 1954 (age 62)
      Place of birth Trescore Balneario, Italy
      Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
      Playing position Coach (former striker)
      Senior career*
      Years Team Apps (Gls)
      1974–1975 Massese 25 (0)
      1975–1976 Pescara 33 (6)
      1976–1977 Catania 33 (8)
      1977–1980 Brescia 109 (28)
      1980–1981 Taranto 32 (9)
      1981–1984 Atalanta 99 (24)
      1984–1987 Mantova 96 (28)
      1987–1988 Palazzolo 28 (10)
      Teams managed
      1988–1989 Palazzolo
      1991–1993 Leffe
      1993–1995 Verona
      1995–1996 Cosenza
      1996–1997 Piacenza
      1997–1998 Napoli
      1998–1999 Atalanta
      1999–2001 Cosenza
      2001–2002 Palermo
      2002–2003 Reggina
      2003–2006 Messina
      2007–2008 Modena
      2008–2009 Salernitana
      2010 Atalanta
      2011 Bari
      2011–2012 Palermo
      2013–2014 Padova
      2015–2016 Livorno
      * Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

      Bortolo Mutti (born August 11, 1954 in Trescore Balneario, Bergamo) is an Italian football manager and a former player, who was most recently manager of Livorno.

      His older brother Tiziano Mutti also played football professionally. To distinguish them, Tiziano was referred to as Mutti I and Bortolo as Mutti II.

      After a reasonably good playing career as a striker/attacking midfielder with a number of Serie B and Serie C teams, including Atalanta, Mutti became a coach in 1988, when he made his debut at the helm of Interregionale club Palazzolo. From 1991 to 1993 he coached Leffe, achieving an impressive promotion to Serie C1. From 1993 to 1995 he served as coach of Serie B team Verona, obtaining two tenth places with the gialloblu. Later called to coach Serie B team Cosenza during the 1995–96 season, he led the club to save from relegation.

      In 1996 he had his first opportunity to coach a Serie A team, Piacenza, where he achieved to keep the team in the Italian top flight. In 1997 he was called by Napoli, being however sacked soon later due to poor results in the Serie A. A sixth place with Atalanta in 1998–99 was followed by a return to Cosenza, where he served as head coach for two season achieving an 11th and an 8th place. In 2001–02 he was appointed at the helm of newly promoted Serie B team Palermo, where he ended the season with an 11th place. He was called back by a Serie A team, Reggina, but was fired in the mid-season.

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