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The leadership of the Argentine football Association (AFA) has found a way to fire the head coach of the national team, Jorge Sampaoli. About it reports the edition Ole.
According to him, the parties reached an agreement to break the contract with penalty payment in the amount of two million dollars. It does not specify when the dismissal Sampaoli will be officially announced.
On 10 July it was reported that the AFA decided to leave the expert in charge of the team and not pay a penalty fee of eight million dollars, which was spelled out in the contract.
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.
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