Atlanta manager Gerardo Martino has claimed that he is not thinking about the return to national team management, as he is strongly linked with the jobs at Mexico and Argentina.
Since coming to Atlanta United, the former Barcelona manager has been a revelation as he has been able to get the club to great success. Atlanta may be a new franchise in the MLS but they have been able to top the Eastern Conference under the guidance of the 55-year-old at this season – with their dynamic football impressing fans enough that there have been numerous sell-outs, with Livefootballtickets.com reporting that they are the 4th most searched for MLS team on their website. Continue reading →
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Times journalist Duncan Castles has revealed that Bayern Munich are leading the race to sign Christian Pulisic from Borussia Dortmund. The United States international has been regularly linked with a move away from Dortmund and the speculation has only intensified after his standing out for the club during their recent United States tour.
In a report covered by the Times, Castles confirmed that there is plenty of interest from the English top-flight but Bayern appear the most likely destination for the Dortmund forward, he said: “He is a player of interest to all the top clubs in England. He has massive additional commercial appeal.Liverpool have bid for the player several years ago. They won’t bid this summer. Chelsea have had a look at him if Hazard or Willian were to leave.The most likely destination for him is Bayern Munich. I heard Vidal was sold to raise funds to sign Pulisic. They have been working on a deal for some time.” Continue reading →
The manager of the United States national football team, Jurgen Klinsmann has been recognized for his recent series of positive results with the American squad as he managed to somehow advance through the group stages of the 2014 World Cup in a group that was considered to be one of the toughest out of the entire tournament.
Klinsmann also guided the American national team to Gold Cup victory in 2013 and now the German coach was named in the shortlist of managers who are eligible of winning the FIFA Coach of the Year award which will be officially named on January 15.
The full list of managers includes: Carlo Ancelotti, Antonio Conte, Pep Guardiola, Joachim Low, Jose Mourinho, Manuel Pellegrini, Alejandro Sabella, Diego Simeone, Louis van Gaal and Jurgen Klinsmann.
All those managers that were mentioned in the shortlist of FIFA have managed to reach an impressive feat in the past season.
Carlo Ancelotti was able to secure the Champions League in his first season in charge of Real Madrid. Antonio Conte is doing a superb job in his new managerial role as the coach of Italy and Conte also managed to guide Juventus to their 3rd consecutive Italian League, Serie A title.
Pep Guardiola continues pushing Bayern Munich to new heights and more records being broken as each season passes on. Joachim Low was one of the master minds behind the success of Germany who were claimed as the champions of the world and ran past everyone in their 2014 World Cup campaign.
Each manager has their own kind of record or feat that they have accomplished recently and are now being recognized by FIFA. This is a huge accomplishment for Jurgen Klinsmann as he is now being compared to some of the most worldwide recognized managers in the world and has a genuine chance of lifting what is considered to be the most coveted individual trophy for managers.