Sevilla shouted champion of the Europa League after beating Rome on penalties and, although the current coach of the Spanish team is José Luis Mendilibar, the Argentine coach Jorge Sampaoli He was also part of the steps of the Spanish team to establish itself.
Sampaoli, part of Sevilla’s title in the Europa League
The current DT of Flamengo had a visit to Seville before his arrival in Brazil and he directed four of the nine games that led to the consecration this Wednesday at the Puskás Aréna located in Budapest, Hungary.
Sampaoli was in command against the Dutch PSV, with whom they won 3-0 in the first leg and lost 2-0 in the second leg. Then before him Fenerbahce from Turkey where they won 2-0 and were later defeated in the round of 16.
Finally, on March 21 he was fired as Sevilla coach and in his place came the Spaniard, who continued to command the team during the other five Europa League games and this Wednesday received, along with the players and other coaching staff, the champion’s medal.
Sampaoli’s passage through Seville
Jorge Sampaoli, 63, arrived in Seville in October 2022 and was there for of cycleswhere he directed in total he directed 31 games, getting 13 wins, 12 losses and 6 draws. Despite the fact that in the Europa League they made it to the quarterfinals, in La Liga things were not going well.
The team has only 28 points in the local tournament in 26 dates played and it was only 2 points from the relegation zone only above Almería and Valencia, which had 26 units.