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Shanghai Shenhua signed Sergio Batista to be the new head coach

发布时间: 2012-05-31    来源: Shenhua FC

Official announcement  May 30

Today Shanghai Shenhua club signed the Argentinean coach Sergio Batista to be the new head coach officially. He will take team to play the remaining games in CSL and the upcoming CFA Cup.

Sergio Batista was born on November 9,1962 and was the Line-up player of national team which took the champion of World Cup 1986 held in Mexico. He played 30 games for Argentina national team from 1985 to 1990. Also, as a coach, Sergio has been the manager of Argentinos Juniors, New Chicago and Argentina National Youth team. In 2008 he took the golden medal of Men football item in the Olympic Games held in Beijing. He became the head coach of Argentina national team in the July of 2010.

Moreover, Sergio brought two assistants, Alberto Osvaldo Rodriguez as assistant coach and Alejandro Daniel Tocalli as fitness coach. They two have been assisting Sergio since 2007.