Giuseppe Sannino was most recently the manager of Watford.
Sannino has spent the past 17 years accumulating coaching experience in his native Italy.
His most recent managerial appointments include Siena, Palermo and Chievo Verona.
Before taking up his first coaching post in the mid-1990s, Sannino enjoyed a long playing career within the Italian League structure.
In his first season in chare at Watford, he led the Club to a 13th place finish in the Sky Bet Championship.