The port outfit this morning announced that they would reveal the identity of their tactician for 2013-14 next week, but Preziosi has already now named Liverani as that man.
The former midfielder, a tactician in the clubÔÇÖs youth sector, has never bossed in the professional game before.
ÔÇ£Liverani hasnÔÇÖt signed the contract yet, but he will do soon,ÔÇØ Preziosi told Tele Nord on Friday afternoon.
ÔÇ£I chose him and I am sure of his qualities ÔÇô character, technical and tactical.ÔÇØ
The 37-year-old, who was capped three times by Italy, enjoyed a Serie A career with Perugia, Lazio, Fiorentina and Palermo. He will replace Davide Ballardini.