Ruben Amorim, 37, is now PSG’s priority to replace Mauricio Pochettino at the helm of the first team. According to our information, Luis Campos, the future head of sports policy for the capital club, has set his sights on this young coach with high potential, who is currently working at Sporting Portugal, who took the title of Portuguese champion in 2021. .
His training came in second place in the Champions League grouping behind Ajax, who were knocked out in the round of 16 by Manchester City. He is behind the appearance of Nuno Mendes, the current left side of PSG. He is under contract until 2024 with Sporting, with a release clause of 30 million euros.
The Portuguese coach already has a promising resume with 5 titles to his credit with 3 Portuguese League Cups (2020 with Braga plus 2021 and 2022 with Sporting), 1 Liga Bwin (2021 with Sporting) and 1 Portuguese Super Cup (2022 with Sporting). A 3-4-3 follower, the former midfielder spent most of his football career at Benfica (between 2008 and 2017), with a one-season stint in Braga and a break at Al Wakrah in Qatar.
A year after ending the call, he moved to Casa Bella, then crossed the Braga reserve before leading the first team, before moving to Sporting for €10m in 2020. This season, he was named to RB Leipzig, Manchester United, Leicester or Leeds. But he did not respond to these requests.