Leeds have been without a manager after David Hockaday’s sacking following just 70 days in charge of the Championship giants.
Sannino has a long career in management and would fit the bill for the club as they continue their fight to get back into the Premier League.
Here are five facts about him.
He’s managed 15 clubs throughout his career including two spells at Palermo.
He played for a total of ten clubs during his senior playing days spending no longer than three years at any one club.
His first ever job in coaching was taking charge of the Vogherese under-17 side.
He led Watford to a club record of six consecutive home wins after taking over on December 18 of last year.
He has a 36.2% win rate from his career in coaching.