Surprises from Panama. Nolberto Solano, assistant to Ricardo Gareca in the Peruvian National Team, is one of the candidates of the Panamanian Football Federation (FEPAFUT) to assume the position of coach in the process towards Qatar 2022.
In an interview with ‘El Marcador’, Arias Manual confirmed the name of Solano as one of the candidates to assume the position of DT of the Central American team.
Speaking to ‘El Siglo’, Arias He explained that on Friday the technical commission will present a list of candidates to the executive committee of the FEPAFUT in order to choose the ideal profile and start negotiations.
“On Friday the full presentation will be made to the executive committee. A comprehensive work team with an emphasis on development is sought. Long-term project,” said the president of the FEPAFUT.
Although it did not transcend the list of candidates, the opportunity would be unbeatable for Nolberto Solano after five years of teaching with Ricardo Gareca and despite his unfortunate time with the U23 Peruvian Team.
It should be noted that the Panamanian coach position has been vacant since last April when the FEPAFUT The Galician ‘Tolo’ ceased office. In eight months, the Argentine coach barely won two games, lost three and tied another.
Nolberto Solano’s numbers in the U23
The historic player of the Peruvian Selection He could not achieve any success for the Under-23 either in the Pan American Games or in the Pre-Olympic Games in Colombia. In one tournament he was seventh while in the other he was in the group stage. Their numbers were just one win, two draws, and five defeats.