After Atlético Mineiro’s alleged interest in hiring a Portuguese coach as Cuca’s successor, with names such as Jorge Jesus, Carlos Carvalhal and Luís Castro having been advanced, the Brazilian club seems to have already found the new coach. According to the TyC Sports, Argentine Antonio Mohamed will have received a proposal from the alvinegros and will be negotiating the contract with those responsible for the current Brazilian champion.
The hiring of the 51-year-old technician is still dependent on some details, but the supersports, do Brasil, advances that Atlético Mineiro intends to close the deal this week, before the presentation of the players for the pre-season work.
After attempts by Jorge Jesus and Carlos Carvalhal, the Brazilian club also tried Luís Castro, but the fact that he was obliged to negotiate with Al Duhail, due to the existence of a termination clause in the Portuguese coach’s contract, led them to choose another name. . according to data collected by A BOLA.
Antonio Mohamed, who is characterized by his explosive profile, has an Argentine Cup, a Mexican Cup and League and a CONCAF Champions League in his CV, having coached clubs such as Monterrey, América and Celta de Vigo.