Miguel Herrera reveals who from Televisa fired him: He fired me for Zoom

Editorial Mediotiempo

Mexico City / 25.01.2021 16:43:27

He Louse Herrera he is still on a “media tour”, he is invited practically everywhere and now it was the turn of an interview with the entertainment journalist, Mara Patricia Castañeda, to whom he revealed which person on the Televisa organization chart informed him of his departure from América in December.

Not only that, Miguel Herrera also detailed that he was fired for a video call from Zoom, without a notice in person despite everything he won with the Eagles, although he understands that the forms could be due to social restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic.

“When he calls us Joaquín Balcárcel (Chief of Executive Staff of Televisa), who is the chief of Santiago (Baños), He calls us on Zoom and says: ‘I made the decision and the relationship has reached this point’. I told him: ‘I do not agree, in the sports part there are the numbers, I am sad and upset by the decision you are making,’ “said El Piojo.

“At the end of the day, I learned from a very important person in this career who one day told me: ‘There are company decisions that are made that we don’t like, but they are made’ and all that remains for me is to thank the institution, “added the coach.

Baños had told Piojo: ‘You will continue as DT’

He Miguel Herrera’s last match with America went before Los Angeles FC at the Concachampions, who eliminated them in the Semifinals in a game in which the explosive technical involved in an altercation. Despite all that, Santiago Baños had told him that he was very firm in the post.

“Talking to Santiago, finishing the game we lost against LAFC, I told him: ‘If you want, I stand aside, bring someone else, because maybe this is not working anymore, but he said: ‘Of course not, our project is with you, we continue with you‘”.

Unfortunately for Herrera, that promise did not hold for more than two days, since the elimination in Concacaf It was on December 19 and his departure from Eagles it was made official on the 21st of that same month.


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