The former Shakhtar coach Mircea Lucescu commented on the possible return to Donetsk club
On the eve of the Romanian expert has left the post of coach of the national team of Turkey and is now open to new proposals.
According to Mircea Lucescu, he would like to take a break until summer and then get back to club work.
However, as stated by 73-year-old coach, the option to return to the miner until he sees.
“I finished the work in Turkey. We parted, agreeing on the terms. All right: no one is offended. Think this is the right time for me to leave. I built a new team, pulled the team of young players, created the necessary conditions for the start of the qualifying tournament of Euro-2020. Now better to pursue someone else.
I myself want to wait until the summer — won’t train now. From Russia did not appeal to me, but proposals from other countries already have. However, I would like to return to club work. Want to see the players constantly, not from gathering to gathering. Summer will consider the options available and choose from them.
Is there any chance of returning to Shakhtar? No. It would be wrong. Shakhtar have a coach, they have a great team that will become champion this season. I worked hard enough in Donetsk, we make a great team, built the system, still working” — quoted Lucescu Sport24.
Recall that Mircea Lucescu has worked with a miner from 2004 to 2016. The team, headed by the Romanian expert eight times became the champion of Ukraine, won six Cups and seven super cups of Ukraine, and also won the UEFA Cup.
Earlier it was reported that the former coach of Shakhtar Mircea Lucescu dismissed from the post of chief coach of the national team of Turkey. The contract with the Romanian specialist was terminated by mutual consent of the parties.
Under the guidance of the 73-year-old specialist the Turks failed to qualify for the world Cup 2018. In the qualifying group, which also played the national team of Ukraine, the team took fourth place.
In addition, the Turkish national team became last in their group of the League of Nations and flew in a division With the newly established tournament.
Mircea Lucescu headed the Turkish national team from August 2017 and in the debut match he defeated by Ukraine in qualifying for the 2018 world Cup. Only under his leadership, the Turks held 17 fights, winning only four wins. Six games ended in a draw.
We will remind, earlier the head coach of Ukraine national team Andriy Shevchenko told, how the team will go to Euro 2020.
As reported Politeka, UEFA had previously announced a record prize pool of Euro-2020.
Also Politeka wrote that UEFA have identified the country that will host the championship of Europe on football in 2024.