10 Oct Monterrey supervisor search: Antonio Mohamed returns to Liga MX facet Rayados
The Argentine returns for a second stint main Rayados after the membership reportedly didn’t woo Matias Almeyda from the San Jose Earthquakes
He is again.
After greater than every week of hypothesis about who would take over Monterrey’s vacant managerial job, it is a acquainted face returning to the bench for Rayados. Antonio Mohamed, who coached the team from 2015-2018 is returning, the membership introduced Wednesday evening.
“Football Membership Monterrey Rayados informs that Antonio Mohamed will take over as supervisor of the team,” an announcement learn. “Mohamed will come to take cost of the commitments we have now within the present semester, the 2019 Liga MX Apertura and the Membership World Cup which can happen in December in Qatar.
“Mohamed and his teaching employees will take cost of the team from Monday.”
Mohamed received league titles with Membership Tijuana and Membership America however wasn’t in a position to get Monterrey over the hump for its first crown for the reason that 2010 Apertura. His Monterrey team twice completed runner-up within the league and likewise had been the 2017 Apertura Copa MX champions.
The 49-year-old left Monterrey and took over La Liga facet Celta de Vigo however struggled to get ends in Spain and was sacked simply three months into within the 2018-19 season. He returned to his native Argentina and coached Huracan, his first skilled membership as a participant, for the fourth time however parted methods with the team after failing to advance previous the Copa Libertadores group stage.
“Truthfully, the happiness I’ve is gigantic,” Mohamed mentioned in a video posted to social media that began along with his log off to followers on the final day as Monterrey supervisor.
“We’re going for the rematch. We have to help of the perfect followers in Mexico to go for glory collectively. See you quickly.”
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Former Chivas supervisor Matias Alemyda reportedly was Rayados’ high goal, however the Argentine is at present employed with the San Jose Earthquakes. Almeyda reiterated his dedication to the Quakes in a press convention on Wednesday.
Mohamed was changed by former Pachuca supervisor Diego Alonso, who the team let go on the finish of September after a run of poor ends in league play was capped off by a defeat to rival Tigres.
The primary recreation of his second stint will come on October 20 when Monterrey hosts Chivas on the Estadio BBVA Bancomer.