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Many were surprised that Diego Cocca will take the position as DT of Tigres after leaving Atlas for wanting to go to Europe; However, it could be due to the salary that he was offered at the royal club, since he would be the highest paid coach in the history of the MX League.
According to David Medrano, the auriazul directive offered him 4 million dollars to take over the project after the cessation of michael herrera in October, for this reason he put the dream of going to European football on hold.
“Above Tata Martino, above Miguel Herreraabove Ricardo Ferretti and above Santiago Solari”, adds Medrano.
Diego Cocca is the highest paid coach in the history of Mexican soccer, more than what Miguel Herrera, Tuca Ferretti, Solari and Martino are paid.
“In Tigres they are not scared by the economic part”
– Edu Torres (@edutorresr) January 24, 2023
It was in September that Cocca resigned from Atlas after making them two-time champions to go to Europe, having a chance to lead Elche, the club he owns Christian Bragarnik, your agent; however, she was not given.
But before the tigers offer, Diego could not reject her due to the high number reported by Medrano, and now he has them with two wins and a draw in three days of the Clausura 2023.