MILAN: Genoa, Italy’s oldest expert soccer membership, may be put up on the market, the Serie A outfit stated in a announcement.

based in 1893, the club has been owned by way of Enrico Preziosi, head of Italy’s largest toy producer, for the last 16 years.

“Genoa Cricket and football club pronounces that a mandate had been given to Assietta  SpA, a monetary advisory firm specialized in corporate finance, as advisor for the sale of the organization,” said the statement.

The assertion got here with Genoa one factor and one location above the Serie A relegation quarter with two fits to play.

Preziosi took over in 2003 with the club in Serie B, noticed them promoted 4 years later and has for the reason that established them as a pinnacle-flight club.

but, it's been a ways from simple crusing and he has employed 14 coaches all through his time in charge, some of them on numerous activities.

He has been trying to sell the club for numerous years amid bad results which have sparked protests by using the fans.