Almeyda was a candidate for the Tri. Why did De Luisa rule it out? Halftime
Toluca, State of Mexico /
The favorite of more than one to be the new coach of the Mexican National Team he is no longer in the race. Remembered for his outstanding time at Club Deportivo Guadalajara, winning the MX League, MX Cup and MX Super Cup, Matías Almeyda was among the candidates for the Tribut it has been discarded by the Mexican Federation.
The above was revealed by Yon de Luisa at the FMF facilities, where on Tuesday he presented the report regarding the prompt elimination of the national team in the World Cup. The leader pointed out that Pelado was part of the list of optionsbut his link with AEK Athens in Greece sidelined him.
“Almeyda meets the profilewas planned from day zero, but he recently renewed his contract with AEK and at that time ceased to be among those considered“, assured the president.
When do you announce the new coach of the Mexican National Team?
Although it was expected that 60 days after the failure in Qatar 2022, the name of the new Tri coach would already be available, De Luisa explained that they do not intend to rush the decisionunder the understanding that they cannot take much longer either because in March there are official commitments from the Nations League and they rule out doing it with an interim.
“There is no specific date, we hope it will be soon. I would tell you that sometime in the next week, but we don’t want to rush anything because the important thing is the quality of the decision. I don’t see an interim technician because we have a lot at stake, we want the chosen one to start working immediately.”
What requirements must the new Tri coach meet?
At the same conference, De Luisa reserved the names of candidates for the benchalthough everything indicates that among Guillermo Almada, Miguel Herrera and Marcelo Bielsa The chosen one will come out, but what he did talk about is the characteristics they are looking for in the new Tricolor coach.
“After speaking with the players, listening to them, It is essential that the next national coach knows in depth the Liga MX and the Mexican soccer player. You need a coaching staff that is proven in strong locker rooms, in success stories, that has raised cups, that has been in different teams,” he mentioned.
“That he has the special ability to work in 50 or 60 days what a club works in 300 days. These series of characteristics are what Jaime Ordiales and Rodrigo Ares should be analyzing to find the future coach, we need answers in the very short term“.