Franco Varrella

Franco Varrella (born 25 January 1953) is an Italian football manager and former player. He is currently the manager of the San Marino national football team.[1]

Varrella was born in Rimini in 1953.[2] His short playing career consisted of a spell with Juventus at youth level before finishing up at Rimini.

A lengthy club managerial career followed with spells at Bellaria IM, Pietri Capri, Forli, Brescia, Monza, Casertana, Salernitana, Reggiana, Savoia, Padova, Triestina, Ravenna and San Marino.

He was appointed manager of the San Marino national football team in January 2018.[3]

Managerial statistics

As of 6 June 2021
Team Nat From To Record
San Marino 8 September 2018 present 589 561 2 26 095.25


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  2. "Franco Varrella". HeimSpiel Medien. Retrieved 26 August 2020.
  3. "Calcio, San Marino: Franco Varrella e' il nuovo ct" [Football, San Marino: Franco Varrella is the new head coach]. La Repubblica (in Italian). 15 January 2018. Retrieved 26 August 2020.