Croatia coach Igor Tudor has opened up his way to coach Hellas Verona after his contract with Juventus was terminated.
After Hellas Verona announced the sacking of Eusebio Di Francesco on Tuesday, Tudor’s name emerged as the new favorite trainer. and is expected to be appointed within the same day.
Sky Italia’s Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio reports that Tudor has terminated his contract with Juventus. By the past. There was still a contract in the right-hand role of Andrea Pirlo, who was sacked at the end of last season.
Verona is expected to announce Tudor as its new trainer by Tuesday. The contract will be a short-term contract until the end of this season. With one year renewal condition If able to lead the team to safety in Serie A
Verona is currently 19th in Serie A after just three games starting the 2021-22 season. They lost all three games to Sassuolo, Inter Milan and their most recent 1-0 defeat at Bologna on Monday.
Tudor returns to the Italian top flight. After he worked as part of Andrea Pirlo’s staff at Juventus last season, and has signed a contract to June 2022.
It was an unusual decision, as he had already been a head coach at Hajduk Split, PAOK Salonika, Karabuskpor, Galatasaray and Udinese.
His Serie A experience was two different stints at Udinese from April 2018 to June 2018. Then back again from March to November 2019, for a total 25 games.
The former Croatia international also spent time in Italy as a player with Juventus and Siena from 1998 to 2007. Before retiring at Hajduk Split in 2008.
Tudor also worked as assistant manager for the Croatia national team under Igor Stimac. According to ufabet