Brasília, April 15 (BNA): The Brazilian club, Seville, announced today, Friday, the appointment of former Argentine coach Jorge Sampaoli as the new manager of the Flamengo team.
Flamengo, the reigning Copa Libertadores champions, said Sampaoli signed a deal until December 2024, Reuters reports.
The 63-year-old was sacked by Sevilla on March 21 amid relegation fears from LaLiga.
At Flamengo, Sampaoli will replace Vitor Pereira, who left earlier this week.
Sampaoli previously worked with Brazilian clubs Santos and Atlético Mineiro.