The Brazilian saints This Friday was announced to Fernando Deniz As the new coach of the team, to replace Argentine Ariel Hulan, who resigned last month after only two months in the position. The 47-year-old has been free since his departure from Sao Paulo last February, and will make his debut on the bench in Santos next Tuesday against the able Argentine Boca Juniors, on the fourth day of the group stage. Editor’s Cup.
Denise started his coaching career in 2008, the same year he hung out on his shoes as a professional player, with style based on intensity, possession and offensive play. In addition to Sao Paulo, he also led the Brazilian football elite Fluminense and Atlético Paranaense. As a player he came to defend many of the country’s most important clubs, such as Palmeiras, Corinthians, Flamengo, Cruzeiro and Santos himself.
Santos did not disclose the term of the contract, but the “G” portal indicated that the club had offered him a one-year contract, which could be extended for another. Denise Will be replaced squintWho submitted his resignation after a series of poor results and in the midst of mass protests, some of them went to their homes to detonate firecrackers, which was the final point of his departure from the team.
Hulan left Albinegro after 12 games, scoring four wins, three draws and five defeats. Despite the economic crisis they are going through, Santos reached the 2020 Copa Libertadores final, which he also lost to him. Brazilian Palmeiras In the stadium Maracana.
However, the start of this season was not what was expected. The team was eliminated from the tournament Paulista is suffering in Libertadores, He finished third in Group C after three days of two defeats and one victory.
In addition, financial difficulties forced him to abandon one of the best footballers, the Venezuelan winger Everson Sutildo, who decided to head to Toronto FC from the Major League Soccer in the United States.