Pellegrino has agreed a three-year contract and will arrive at St. Mary’s next week to prepare for the new season. AFP / JUAN MABROMATA
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Argentine Mauricio Pellegrino was named as manager of Premier League Southampton Friday, the week after the club sacked Claude Puel. The 45-year-old has agreed a three-year contract and will arrive at St. Mary's next week to prepare for the new season. It is the second time Southampton have turned to an Argentine coach having employed Mauricio Pochettino for 14 months before he joined Tottenham Hotspur in 2014 .Pellegrino stepped down as Alaves manager last month after leading them to the Spanish Copa del Rey final and finishing ninth in La Liga with a team who had only been promoted to the top flight the previous season.
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