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Former AC Milan and Italy midfielder Gennaro Gattuso is reportedly set to be appointed as the new manager of Valencia, despite supporters recently protesting against his appointment due to controversial views he previously shared.
The LaLiga side have been on the hunt for a new manager after parting ways with Jose Bordalas earlier in the week.
Gattuso, 44, who has been out of a job since leaving Napoli last year, is now set to be appointed as Valencia's new boss according to Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano, despite a huge uproar on views he shared previously.
Romano Tweeted: 'Official announcement now ready for Gennaro Gattuso as new Valencia manager, all set for the statement this week. Two year deal signed as expected. #Valencia.
'€3m salary guaranteed plus add-ons per season for Gattuso.'
Anger from fans stemmed from controversial comments made in Gattuso's past which have been interpreted as sexist and homophobic.
Former AC Milan and Italy midfielder Gennaro Gattuso is reportedly set to be appointed as the new manager of Valencia, despite supporters protesting against his appointment.
Fans banded together as a reaction to historic comments made by Gattuso, which he