Mircea Lucescu


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Sports news:Former head coach of Shakhtar Mircea Lucescu received from the leadership of the football Federation of Turkey offer to head the local national team.

Post of chief coach of the Turkish national team became vacant after July 26, the resignation of Fatih Terim. According to rumors in the press, did this coach because of a fight in one of the restaurants.

Initially, the bosses of the Turkish Federation wanted to get a hold on the post of head coach of the coach of Besiktas of Shinola Ganesha, who led the Black eagles to the League title last season, but the club did not want to part with the coach ahead of the start in the Champions League, after which the eyes of the officials fell on a 72-year-old Lucescu, a well-known in Turkey for work with the same Besiktas and Galatasaray .

The day before, July 31, Lucescu has held talks with the President of the football Federation of Turkey, Yildirim Demiroren, during which the ex-coach of Shakhtar has received a proposal to sign a 2-year contract. After that, the Romanian specialist was asked some time to think.

We will remind, the national team of Turkey is a rival of Ukraine in the qualifiers for the 2018 world Cup.

In addition, it is against the Turks Andriy Shevchenko will play the next match rivals will meet on 2 September in Kharkiv.