European giants fired head coach following the attack, the ultras and players,

The club is unhappy with the team’s performance this season

The Portuguese “Benfica” announced the termination of the contract with head coach Bruno Lager by mutual consent, according to the official website of the club. The mess led the team in 2019. He led the team to gold medals of national championship, and won the Cup of Portugal. Previously published video of attack of the ultras and players, the Portuguese giants.


This season Benfica is second in the standings of Portuguese League, behind leader Porto by six points. Also the team was relegated from the European Cup, losing two games to Shakhtar Donetsk in 1/16 finals of the Europa League. Perhaps the defeat from Shakhtar contributed to the dismissal of Bruno Lager.

New coach “Benfica” could be the former coach of English “Tottenham” Mauricio Pochettino. Earlier, the Argentine coach himself wanted to see Newcastle, which is going to by investors from Saudi Arabia. Buying club sheiks came to a halt, and however quiet the rumors about the arrival in Newcastle of Pochettino than wants to use the Portuguese Grand.

See how Shakhtar played against Benfica:

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