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by Ojobaro Adekemi on 06/15/2016 at 08:42 AM

Brazil Sacks Coach


Dunga, who in 1994 captained Brazil to the world cup and gave them a victory, was named the nation’s coach for the second time two years ago. However, the team was thumped out in the first phase of the Copa America surprisingly since 1987 as they lost 1-0 to Peru on Sunday.

Dunga had beforehand been in control from 2006 to 2010, winning the Copa America in 2007. Corinthians director title is the most loved of all his successes. Dunga managed the team to the Serie A title in Brazil in the 2011 and 2015, the World Club Cup in 2012 and the Copa Libertadores.

Whoever comes after Dunga will lead the country’s under-23 squad in the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro this August. Dunga’s successor will likewise assume control over a Brazil team which has made a weak beginning to ensuring their participation in 2018 World Cup, which would hold in Russia, being in the 6th position in the South American qualifiers.

The Dismissal

Brazil fired Dunga on Tuesday proceeding Selecao failure to qualify at the Copa America Centenario. Brazil lost to Peru on Sunday because of a disputable goal from striker Raul Ruidiaz. However, defeat was insufficient for Dunga to keep his job, as the CBF (Brazilian football confederation) sacked him after he came back from the United States on Tuesday.

Sources near Brazilian club Corinthians relayed to ESPN Brazil that the confederation has as of now approached their director Tite for the replacement of Dunga. Tite could likewise assume the responsibility of the team at the Olympics in August when host country Brazil will be looking for their first gold.

“The Selecao is the most elevated point of Brazilian football on the global platform,” Rinaldi said in a news gathering. “For reasons unknown, it was on an alternate way. That stops here, at this moment. “The outcomes did not come, and I recognize the president’s position of laying off the whole coaching staff. “Despite being sacked, Rinaldi was still occupied this week to ensure Douglas Costa would have the capacity to play at the Olympics.

A confederation explanation said: “We reported on Tuesday that chose to dissolve the technical group of the national team. The group’s facilitator, Rinaldi Gilmar, said Dunga and his whole staff should leave their post. The choice was made in agreement amid a meeting on Tuesday evening and from now the Brazilian Confederation begins to choose new technical staff for the Brazilian team.

“Brazilian football confederation is appreciative for the devotion, earnestness and responsibility of the team amid the execution of their work.” More than three group stage games played at the Copa America, Brazil scored only against Haiti in their second leg match, while they failed to get a score against Peru and Ecuador.

Dunga’s work has been under extraordinary examination since reassuming his post in 2014 taking after Brazil’s heartbreaking World Cup defeat especially to Germany in their country. Under his supervision, Brazil has baffled fans in successive Copa Americas – after their defeat to Paraguay in 2015 and failing to qualify for the group stage.

Brazil is playing this current event without Neymar, who was allowed by his team to join in the Olympic competition however not the Copa. In the absence of their star player, Brazil attempted to make chances for a goal against fearless Peruvian and Ecuadorian squad, emphasizing on the lack of talent available to Dunga.

In any case, the previous International boss has likewise declined to rely on several Brazilians who are in top European clubs, for example, Paris Saint-Germain’s Thiago Silva and Marcelo of Real Madrid.


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