jorge sampaoli became this Thursday the new technical director of the Sevilla F.C.team of the Mexican ‘Tecatito’ Corona, replaces Julen Lopetegui after being dismissed this Wednesday for his bad start to the season in the Spain League and in the UEFA champions league.
Together with the 62-year-old Argentine coach, they also arrive Jorge Desio, Diogo Meschine Y Paul FernandezThey will be part of your coaching staff.
Sevilla FC and Jorge Sampaoli have reached an agreement for the Argentine coach to become the new coach of the first team, thus completing his second spell at Nervión. Casilda’s coach signs for the remainder of the season and one more, until June 30, 2024.
sampaoli He was already at the club during the 2016/17 season. In his first adventure for the Seville club, he achieved in the first half of the 2016/17 season a historical record of points still valid with 42 and leaving the ‘red and white’ team in fourth position, with 72 points, at the end of the campaign, since it allowed the club to play the ‘Champions’.
After leaving the Sevillehis next challenge was directing the Argentina national teamwhich he commanded in fifteen clashes between friendlies, group stage of the America Cup and the 2018 World Cup, where they were eliminated in the round of 16 against France.
From there he left for the next two seasons Brazil to direct to Saints Y Atletico Minerowith which he finished in second and third position in the Brazilian Leaguerespectively, in the 2019 and 2020 courses.
The last two years, sampaoli returned to Europe to train Olympic Marseillelast year reached the semifinals of the Conference League.
(With information from Europe Press)