The international coach offered to Vélez surprised everyone

Vélez Sarsfield, one of the rivals of Estudiantes in group C of the Copa Libertadores, continues without a technical director after the departure of Mauricio Pellegrino and in the last hours the name of a foreign coach emerged as a candidate for the position that surprised.

Since Pellegrino’s resignation, several names have been considered: Eduardo Berizzo, el Gallego Méndez and Luis Zubeldía. However, none finished conforming.

But in the last hours, a surprising name. Guti, the former multi-champion soccer player with Real Madrid, was mentioned. The Spaniard was offered to the Fort through an intermediary and both the Technical Secretariat and the Board of Directors will evaluate him in the coming days.

Guti, 45, had experience as a coach leading the youth teams of Real Madrid, Turkey’s Besiktas and Spain’s Almería.