UEFA last Monday, in Frankfurt, a video game training session has been organized for the Champions League last 16 coaches. For 16 technicians, only five say "today".
Massimiliano Allegri (Juventus), Bruno Genesio (Lyon), Thomas Tuchel (PSG), Eusebio Di Francesco (Rome) and Domenico Tedesco (Schalke). MirrorA single bus to join the initiative promoted by European football management.
In the opposite direction, Sérgio Conceição (FC Porto), Pep Guardiola (Manchester City), Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (Manchester United), Erik Ten Hag (Ajax), Diego Simeone (Atletico Madrid), Ernesto Valverde (Bayern), Lucien Favre (Dortmund) , Santiago Solari (Real Madrid), Mauricio Pochettino (Tottenham) and Jurgen Klopp (Liverpool). The German coach had a match against West Ham on Monday.
Aleksander Ceferin, the UEFA president, did not conceal the dissatisfaction with adherence.
"Several clubs also participated in the deputies, other employees or marketing, with the respect of Roberto Rosetti [responsável da arbitragem] and the UEFA organization. Coaches have a great impact and, if they complain about arbitration, they should at least know what experts say about using VAR, "argued the Slovenian, Mirror.
And he left the warning.
"Now they have no excuses, especially they did not appear," he shot.
The eighth edition of the first edition of the League of Champions will include the videoback for the first time. Games will start next week.