Gremio hires former Brazil coach Luxemburgo
Two-time Brazilian champion Gremio has hired former Brazil coach
Vanderlei Luxemburgo on a contract until the end of the year.
Luxemburgo is replacing Caio Junior, who was fired on Monday
after only a few months on the job with the traditional club from
A former Real Madrid coach, Luxemburgo was fired by Flamengo on
Feb. 2 after a series of internal disputes with some players and
directors at Brazil’s most popular club.
Luxemburgo is one of Brazil’s most successful coaches with five
domestic league titles, although he hasn’t won many significant
titles in the past few years.
Gremio said Tuesday that the coach will be officially introduced