Davide Lanzafame, two-time top scorer of NB I football, became the head coach of Pestszentimrei SK, which is in the first division of the Budapest Championship.
|Lanzafame has already led his team’s first training session (Photo: Csaba Dömötör)|
The news was announced on Thursday by Zoltán Lévai István, president of the Pestszentlőrinc-Pestszentimre constituency in Fidesz-KDNP, on his social media page, which was subsequently confirmed by the club. David Lanzafam He actually did his first training at the club, which was founded in 1908.
The 35-year-old Italian coach played for five teams, including Juventus, in his country’s top flight, then played for Budapest Honved for the first time in 2013, returning in 2016 and leading Kispesti to the championship title. After that, he moved to Ferencvaros for one season in 2018, and also achieved with him a gold medal in the tournament, then returned to Honved for the second time, winning the Hungarian Cup. He became the top scorer of the two Hungarian teams.
At the end of his career, he strengthened first the Turkish second division team Adana Demirsport and then the Italian Vicenza.
His relationship with Pestszentimrei SK is not new, because at the end of May last year, when he visited Hungary, he was a guest of the club’s U19 team, he made his statements in English after the match against Szent István SE, and during the break of the match, the PSK footballer also got into children’s games the youngest.