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Flamengo looking to hire ex-Brazil coach to replace Sampaoli

Flamengo looking to hire ex-Brazil coach to replace Sampaoli

On Thursday, Brazilian club Flamengo terminated the contract of their manager Jorge Sampaoli. The team failed to secure victory in the Copa do Brasil over the weekend. The Argentine manager felt the heat to perform well with Flamengo, Brazil's most popular team. When they failed to win the Brazilian Cup in a two-legged final, his […]

Brasileiro League

/ 258 days ago

Flamengo looking to hire ex-Brazil coach to replace Sampaoli

On Thursday, Brazilian club Flamengo terminated the contract of their manager Jorge Sampaoli. The team failed to secure victory in the Copa do Brasil over the weekend. The Argentine manager felt the heat to perform well with Flamengo, Brazil's most popular team. When they failed to win the Brazilian Cup in a two-legged final, his […]

Jorge Sampaoli

/ 450 days ago

Sampaoli sacked by Sevilla after poor performances

Sevilla have fired head coach Jorge Sampaoli. The Spanish side have been struggling all season, no matter the coach in charge. Sampaoli previously took over the team in October after the Spanish side sacked Julen Lopetegui after just 10 games in charge during the current campaign. The club now turns to Jose Luis Mendilibar to […]

Jorge Sampaoli

/ 713 days ago

Sampaoli leaves Marseille speaking of differences with club bosses

Marseille (AFP) – Argentinian coach Jorge Sampaoli said on Friday he had left Marseille because of differences with the club's hierarchy after guiding them back to the Champions League Sampaoli, 62, arrived at the Stade Velodrome in March 2021 and took Marseille to second in Ligue 1 last season. In May, colourful former Argentina and […]
ByAFP

Argentina

/ 2617 days ago

Sampaoli unhappy at Sevilla's Argentina rebuke

Madrid (AFP) – Jorge Sampaoli reacted angrily on Friday to Sevilla's decision to threaten the Argentine Football Association (AFA) with legal action over AFA's interest in hiring the Sevilla coach to rescue their floundering World Cup qualifying campaign. Sevilla issued a statement on Wednesday describing comments from new AFA president Claudio Tapia over his intentions […]
ByAFP

Barcelona

/ 2628 days ago

Barca visit hands Sampaoli last chance to impress

Madrid (AFP) – Jorge Sampaoli has a final shot to further his case to land his dream job at the end of the season when his slumping Sevilla side travel to Barcelona on Wednesday. Sampaoli looked to be at the head of the queue when Barca boss Luis Enrique announced he would step down at the […]
ByAFP

Arsenal

/ 2673 days ago

Arsenal should pursue Jorge Sampaoli

Arsene Wenger’s job security, which was already under threat, took a massive hit on Wednesday night when his Gunners were thrashed 5-1 by Bayern Munich. The loss wasn’t exactly a surprise, as the German giants were favorites, but the way in which the north London club fell apart in the second half of the match […]

Jorge Sampaoli

/ 2923 days ago

Emery leaves Sevilla, Sampaoli lined up

Seville (Spain) (AFP) – Sevilla announced the departure of coach Unai Emery on Sunday and added they are in contact with Argentine Jorge Sampaoli. The news came as French media speculated that Spaniard Emery could be in line to replace Laurent Blanc at Paris Saint-Germain. "The club received a statement from Unai Emery's lawyers in […]
ByAFP

Chile

/ 3073 days ago

Chile break off talks with Sampaoli, begin looking for new coach

Copa America winners Chile are looking for a new coach after the national federation called a halt Thursday to its negotiations with Jorge Sampaoli, a Chilean official announced. The federation's Gaspar Goycoolea said after four meetings the federation had taken the view that "it was impossible to reach an agreement" with the Argentine manager. "Unfortunately […]
ByAFP

Chile

/ 3074 days ago

Jorge Sampaoli says he's being held 'hostage,' is ready to quit Chile

Chile coach Jorge Sampaoli appears on the verge of quitting six months after guiding La Roja to the Copa America, with the Argentine claiming he is being held "hostage" by the federation. Sampaoli has called a press conference for later on Wednesday when he is expected to announce he is stepping down after three years […]
ByAFP