Former Argentina national team coach Jorge SAMPAOLI has been named as the manager of Brazilian club Santos.
An official announcement was released by the club through their Twitter account confirming that SAMPAOLI would take over in 2019, his first job since stepping down as Argentina coach.
Oficial: Santos FC e Jorge Sampaoli têm um aceite assinado na proposta para que o argentino seja o treinador da equipe em 2019. Os últimos detalhes e a assinatura do contrato devem ser finalizados em encontros presenciais neste final de semana. pic.twitter.com/ZF3m3j3XuW
— Santos Futebol Clube (@SantosFC) December 13, 2018
The deal will be finalized in person on the weekend.