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Football: Barcelona commences talks with Coach over possible move

by Amadu Victor
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According to reports reaching OYOGist.com, FC Barcelona are in talks with Coach of Brazilian Football club side Flamengo Jorge Jesus to take over from Current Barcelona Boss Quique Setien once next season begins.

Journalist Vitor pinto made the claim in a short interview with Correio de Manha TV. The 2015 UEFA champions league winners interest in Coach Jorge Jesus comes a few months after Portuguese club Benfica attempted to sign him as their coach.

It is worthy of note that Coach Jorge Jesus is free to exit the club in the Brazilian Top Division if he receives an offer from a club side in Europe. His remaining 12 months contract with Flamengo includes no clause for termination.

Jorge Jesus joined Flamengo in the summer of 2019 . The Portuguese Coach has Already won 4 Competitions which are The Brazilian Top- Flight, The Copa Libertadores, Brazilian Super Cup and the Suda America Recopa.


Jorge Jesus’s side also finished as a runner up to European Champions and 2020 premier league champions Liverpool in the 2019 edition of the Club World Cup Competition.

Ex-Real Betis coach Quique Setien has only been in charge of Spanish Giants Barcelona since January 2020 following the sack of Ernesto Valverde.

Quique Setien side have been largely dissapointing under his command with the Catalan gaint now falling four points behind Eternal Giants Real Madrid in the race for the Laliga Title.

Jorge Jesus has coach fourteen football team in his thirty year Managerial Career. Taking over the reigns at Catalan club side Barcelona would be a big one for the career of the experienced Portuguese Coach.

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