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Coach Argentine Jorge Sampaoli will continue to work in the national team, despite unsuccessful performance in the world championship-2018. This was reported on the website of the Argentine football Association (AFA).
9 Jul specialist met with the President of AFA, who lives Tapia. During the meeting it was agreed that Sampaoli will continue to coach the national team. Thus, the leadership of the football Association will not have to pay the Argentinian’s penalty in the amount of eight million dollars.
Now Sampaoli will be updating the coaching staff and finding players at the position defender Javier Mascherano and midfielder Lucas Bilje, finished his career in the national team. Analysis of the results of the team at the world Cup plan to do at the end of July.
At the world championship in Russia the national team of Argentina out of the group from the second place and lost in the 1/8 finals of the French (3:4). After that, the Express newspaper reported that the leadership team intends to fire the head coach.
Following the match, the Argentines will hold on 9 September. In a friendly game, they will meet with the national team of Guatemala.
Video, photo All from Russia.