Jorge Fossati revealed that Juan Carlos Oblitas asked to meet with him to offer him the position of coach of the Peruvian team.
Juan Reynoso has not yet stopped being coach of the Peruvian team; but some names are already being talked about to replace him. Jorge Fossati, who recently won with Universitario in League 1, was one of those linked to the ‘bicolor’ in recent days.
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Although from both sides, coach and national squad, they indicated that there was nothing because ‘Cabezón’ continued in office. Today, Friday, December 1, the coach of the ‘U’ made a surprising revelation in conversation with Uruguayan radio called ‘Sport 890’.
“I have not been officially contacted by the Peruvian Federation. Yesterday I found out, in a way that I did not like, that they contacted Universitario to let them know that the football director was going to travel to Uruguay to meet with me,” he declared.
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Likewise, the 71-year-old strategist referred to the possibility of assuming the ‘blanquirrojo’ bench. “University today is my priority and reality, the other thing (the national team) is not my reality, it is what they told me happens. Even if we met today, I don’t know what project they will propose to me, sporting, economic, all that.”
“I would have to analyze it and of course I would only accept it if my co-workers and I are convinced that we would achieve success,” added the former goalkeeper about succeeding Maximo in 2024.
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