Big favorite to take the position of coach of OM, Jorge Sampaoli must first finish the Brazilian league with his team Atlético Mineiro, who drew on Wednesday at Fluminense (0-0).
At a press conference, Jorge Sampaoli responded to rumors of an upcoming departure: “My interest is for Atlético to be as high as possible. I am optimistic that this new team, which we formed a short time ago, can achieve something important for the club. The only thing that interests me, is that the team wins the three important games it has left “. SAccording to the Brazilian media, the leaders of Atlético have already started looking for the successor of the Argentine with Cuca (Santos) and Tiago Nunes, free since his departure from the Corinthians three months ago. In the Brazilian league standings, Atletico Mineiro remains third, five points behind the leader, International Porto Alegre.