The fact that former Everton coach Rafa Benitez was discussed as the head coach of the Korean national soccer team came from the coach himself.
On the 19th (Korean time), coach Benitez appeared on the UK’s Sky Sports channel and claimed that he had received an offer to coach the Korean national team. Coach Benitez is considered a famous coach representing the football world since the 2000s, winning league and European competitions between Valencia and Liverpool. 메이저사이트
Afterwards, coach Benitez, who showed good performances at Chelsea, Napoli, and Newcastle United, took over as coach Choi Kang-hee at Dalian Pro in 2019 and gained experience in Asia.
But lately things are not good. He joined Everton in 2021, but recorded the worst slump and has not been able to save the team after being sacked last year.
Appearing on Sky Sports, coach Benitez said, “I want to stay in Europe. Especially, I want to stay in the English Premier League (PL), which is the best in the world.” Along with Korea ,
Mexico, which Benitez mentioned, recently appointed Diego Coca, while China’s manager Li Xiaopeng is in crisis due to a series of bribery scandals, but has not specifically appointed a manager. It is a different situation from Korea, which has appointed a representative power reinforcement chairman to seek a successor to coach Paulo Bento.,Director
Benitez, who mentioned the possibility as the national team coach, said, “I want a project to work with me. In particular, I want long-term projects, not short-term projects.”