Hours after announcing the departure of coach Fábio Carille, Athletico-PR closed with Luiz Felipe Scolari in the late afternoon of this Wednesday (4). In addition to the commander of the Brazilian team in the fifth world championship, Hurricane hit with assistants Carlos Pracidelli and Paulo Turra.
Carille stayed only 21 days in office, leaving Athletico-PR after the 5-0 defeat to The Strongest (Bolivia), in La Paz, in the group stage of the Copa Libertadores. The decision to fire him came from the club president Mario Celso Petraglia. In addition to Carille, the club announced the dismissal of assistants Leandro da Silva and Denis Faria Luup and the resignation of football director Fernando Yamada.
In the message in which he announced the deal with Felipão, Hurricane recalled that, in addition to being champion of an edition of the World Cup with the Brazilian team, the coach is a two-time Libertadores champion, two-time Brazilian champion and four-time champion of the Copa do Brazil.
Translated to english by RJ983
From Brazil, by EBC News