Credit: Photo by Icon sport
According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, Roberto Mancini will be appointed coach of the Saudi Arabian national team, earning 30 million euros a year until 2026.
According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, Mancini has reached an agreement with the Saudi Federation to become coach of the national team until the 2026 World Cup. An announcement from the Saudi Federation is said to be “imminent”. Saudi Arabia will take part in the Asian Cup in January. They have won the trophy three times in history, but the last time was in 1996. According to the report, Mancini will soon be meeting with his staff to prepare the new chapter in their careers. Corriere dello Sport reported earlier this week that Gigi Buffon could replace Oriali.