Prior to the release of El Turco, Atlético-MG opens interviews with Renato Gaucho; know the details

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Until the release of Antonio Mohamed, Atlético-MG is evaluating the market and has set a goal to lead the team for the rest of the season: Renato Gaúcho. They have scheduled a meeting with the coach and his manager to begin interviews this Friday (17).

O he learned that Renato Gaucho’s name was supported by President Sergio Coelho and, in particular, Ricardo Guimarães, Renato Salvador, Rubens Menin and Rafael Menin, members of Grupo 4 R’s, the club’s investors.

Atlético-MG also first names Odair Hellmann, Al Wasl, the United Arab Emirates and Maurício Barbieri, Red Bull Bragantino in the event of a failure to negotiate with the former coach. Flamenco and Guild.

Renato Gaucho, for the time being, did not take part in the preliminary interviews. Gerson Oldemburg, a businessman known as “Gauchinho” in the world of football, is leading the negotiations with Rodrigo Caetano. However, the agent has already updated the coach with what he has discussed with the club.

The coach has been in Rio de Janeiro since his release from Flemish on November 29. Renato Gaúcho never hid his desire to return to work at a high-profile club that offered a competitive team to fight for his title, financial security and title.

Meanwhile, Renato Gaucho received official proposals to command Corinthians, Fluminense, and Santos. In addition, groups from Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates conducted a survey. However, he declined the offer at all because he wanted to rest with his family.

Despite not making any progress in the negotiations, Atlético-MG will face Antonio Mohamed this Sunday (19) against Flamingo at 16:00 in Mineirão for the Brazilian Serie A Series. He can be ruled out regardless of the result against the Rio de Janeiro club.

The breach of contract is being negotiated

Executive Director Rodrigo Caetano and the legal department discussed the resignation of Antonio Mohamed this Thursday in the Cidade do Galon. Atlético-MG are now trying to find a way to give up the Argentine to half-influence the club’s finances.

according to As reported in May, the contract envisages paying $ 2 million ($ 10.1 million in current price) as a fine to El Turco. The “package” also includes the dismissal of staff required to take the coach to the club.

The Argentine’s contract has the same severance penalty for both parties. That is, if El Turco receives a proposal and Atlético-MG wants him to stay, the interested club will have to pay a fine and if Gallo rejects him, he will have to pay him compensation.

Christian Bragarnik has already informed the employer that the dismissal could take place this weekend. The agent is in Buenos Aires awaiting a management contact to address the dismissal of the coach, whether or not he travels to Belo Horizon. Resignation is a matter of time now.

Atletico-MG expects a short-term contract

Atletico-MG will automatically offer Renato Gaucho a contract until December, automatically renewing his American Libertadores, Campeonato Brasileiro or Brazilian Cup. The coach, meanwhile, wants a contract until the end of 2023.

According to, Antonio Mohamed is currently bigger than what Atlético-MG is currently earning, but Cuckoo is lower than what he won at the club last year.

In the event of a change in the automatic contract extension, he will have a compatible readjustment that will place him among the highest paid coaches in Brazilian football. In addition, the extension offers rewards and bonuses for the goals and qualifications achieved.

Lesson with El Turco

Antonio Mohamed’s poor performance closed Atlético-MG to foreign options. Therefore, the current stage was set by Renato Gaúcho at the time.

The financial account, the tight schedule and the knowledge about Brazilian football were put on the balance sheet. Management understands that a foreign coach would have difficulty adapting to the need to provide a short-term response to the fan.

As a result, names such as André Villas-Boas, Carlos Carvalhal, Leonardo Jardim, Marcelo Bielsa, Marcelo Gallardo, Paulo Fonseca, Rui Vitória and Sebastián Becacecce were rejected.

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