Edgardo BAUZA has been fired as Argentina National Team coach.
It has now been made official by AFA president TAPIA that Edgardo BAUZA is no longer the coach of the Argentina National Team. The announcement comes just minutes ago with AFA president Chiqui TAPIA coming out stating that BAUZA is no longer the coach before adding the following:
“We have reached a verbal agreement.”
Gustavo LESCOVICH, Edgardo BAUZA’s agent has come out and said the following:
Edgardo BAUZA’s agent:
“We have reached an agreement with Chiqui TAPIA and tomorrow there will be one last press conference. The way it was handled and the criticisms were too strong. We have to get over the drama and move on. BAUZA will probably work again in a few months.”
Chiqui TAPIA and Marcelo TINELLI will be travelling to Europe on Thursday where they will meet Atletico Madrid coach Diego SIMEONE. They would also meet Jorge SAMPAOLI. Regarding Jorge SAMPAOLI, should he become the new Argentina coach, he would stay on as Sevilla coach until May.
As we reported earlier today, news broke out that Edgardo BAUZA would be getting fired today. There are also reports that during their stay in Europe, TAPIA and TINELLI will also speak with the two Argentina captains, Lionel MESSI and Javier MASCHERANO.