CF Montréal have added Francesco Morara, Stefano Pasquali and Antoine Guldner to their first-team coaching staff, the club announced Tuesday.

Morara was previously the U-15 head coach of Serie A side Bologna FC 1909 and will now serve as Wilfried Nancy’s assistant coach. Pasquali was a fitness coach with the Italian club and will be Montréal’s assistant fitness coach, aiding the club’s medical team in rehabbing injured players.

Guldner returns to the first team as a mental preparation coach following three seasons with the CF Montréal Academy as head of performance culture.

“It’s important for Wilfried and I to keep growing our coaching staff together,” CF Montréal sporting director Olivier Renard said in a statement. “I’m happy with the work that has been done so far by Wilfried, Kwame [Ampadu], Laurent [Ciman], Jason [Di Tullio], Romuald [Peiser], Jules [Gueguen] and Maxime [Chalier], but we always want to improve by offering our coach and players more support. We welcome Francesco and Stefano, and welcome back Antoine with the pro team.”

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In Nancy’s first season at the helm, CF Montréal are currently fifth in the Eastern Conference standings with 37 points and have won three of their last four games, including a 2-0 victory over Chicago Fire FC last Saturday.

Next up, CF Montréal face the Columbus Crew on Saturday at Lower.com Field (7:30 pm ET | MLS LIVE on ESPN+, TVA Sports).

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