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Dario Marcolin

Dario Marcolin
Date of birth (1971-10-28) 28 October 1971 (age 44)
Place of birthBrescia, Italy
Playing positionMidfielder
Club information
Current team
Catania (head coach)
Senior career*
1993–1994Cagliari (loan)18(0)
1994–1995Genoa (loan)22(2)
1999Blackburn Rovers (loan)10(1)
National team
1989Italy U-1810(0)
1992–1994Italy U-2122(0)
1993–1994Olympic Italy10
Teams managed

Dario Marcolin (born 28 October 1971 in Brescia) is an Italian football coach and former player, currently in charge as head coach of Serie B club Catania.

Club career

During his career, Marcolin played for Cremonese, Lazio, Cagliari, Genoa, Blackburn Rovers (where he scored once against Manchester United at Old Trafford),[1] Sampdoria, Napoli, Piacenza, and A.C. Palazzolo 1913.

He also played in the 1992 Olympic football tournament.

Coaching career

After retiring from football as a player, he became a coach, joining Brescia as an assistant coach in 2006, and then becoming first team coach at Inter for his former Lazio teammate Roberto Mancini.

In June 2008 he accepted his first managerial role at head of Lega Pro Prima Divisione club Monza, but was fired later that year in December. On December 2009 he was appointed as assistant to Siniša Mihajlović at Catania.[2] Mihajlović and Marcolin had already worked together as players with Lazio, and both as assistants to Mancini at Inter. In the season 2010-2011, after Mihajlović join to Fiorentina, he became an assistant of the club of Florence.

On 12 July 2012, he was appointed new head coach of Serie B side Modena.[3]

On July 2013 he took over at another Serie B club, Padova, replacing Fulvio Pea at the helm of the ambitious Venetians,[4] but he was sacked on 28 September 2013 due to poor results.

On 3 January 2015, he was named new head coach of Serie B strugglers Catania.[5]


  1. ^ Shaw, Phil (14 November 1998). "Beckham still petulant as ever". London: The Independent. Retrieved 12 November 2009. 
  2. ^ "Sinisa Mihajlovic è il nuovo allenatore del Catania" (in Italian). Calcio Catania. 8 December 2009. Retrieved 2009-12-08. 
  3. ^ "Presentato Dario Marcolin, nuovo Allenatore del Modena F.C." (in Italian). Modena Football Club. 16 July 2012. Retrieved 14 October 2012. 
  4. ^ "ALESSIO SECCO NUOVO DIESSE DEL CALCIO PADOVA, PANCHINA AFFIDATA A DARIO MARCOLIN" [Alessio Secco new Padova director of football, head coaching role given to Dario Marcolin] (in Italian). Calcio Padova. 3 July 2013. Retrieved 6 July 2013. 
  5. ^ "Dario Marcolin alla guida del Catania, Maurizio Pellegrino torna a dirigere il Settore Giovanile" (in Italian). Calcio Catania. 3 January 2015. Retrieved 3 January 2015. 

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Preceded by
Roberto Stellone
Napoli captain
Succeeded by
Gennaro Scarlato