Stefano Eranio

Where is Stefano Eranio now?

Stefano Eranio joined Derby County from AC Milan in 1997 and was a huge success during his four spell there culminating in an induction to the club’s hall of fame.

When Eranio left Derby County in 2001 he joined Italian Fourth Division side Pro Sesto for one season as a player/ assistant manager role before finally hanging his boots up in 2003.

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Since retiring from playing Stefano Eranio has been part of the AC Milan youth coaching staff and was coaching their under 15’s side but now just works as a scout for the club.

In October 2015 Eranio was involved in a racism row when he was working as a co-commentator on a Champions League game between Roma and Bayer Leverkusen for Swiss television channel RSI.

After Roma’s black centre-back Rudiger made an error which led to Leverkusen grabbing a late equaliser, Eranio said:

“Black players, when they’re in a defensive line, often make certain errors because they’re not concentrating.

“They are physically strong, but when it comes to thinking about… they often make mistakes.”

Eranio was immediately sacked by the station for his comment but he claimed that he was completely misunderstood.

In 2017 Eranio launched his football camp The Stefano Eranio Academy in Milan with hopes to open an English one in the near future.

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Stefano Eranio: Premier League Statistics

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