The FMF is in the final stages of appointing ‘Tata’ Martino’s successor, with only three candidates left to reach the tri.
Mexico.- The Mexican Football Confederation (FMF) is in the final stages of defining a National Coach to run Mexican team The 2026 World Cup will be played in the USA, Mexico and Canada.
FMF sources revealed ESPN After the initial list of candidates was whittled down and defeated, there are “two, three candidates” for the post left vacant by Gerardo Tata Martino. Mexico Qatar in 2022 World Cup.
The task of selecting a national coach, whose deck is limited to the national context, is difficult. Those responsible for giving feedback and making decisions “are very careful in analysis so as not to fail in selection; It is analyzed from different angles” Now the World Cup will be at home; So, “the national coach is not closed until today,” said the same source, adding that the door is not closed to anyone with a resume and a successful career.
Leaders are still in the process of talking to fewer candidates who know Mexican football, its problems and players, while giving a statement to club owners to express their opinion.
FMF president Yon de Luisa is trying to confirm the report on the restructuring plan of Mexican soccer that he promised at the end of January, the same source assured that in some way they are working on a forced march. With the hiring of a new helmsman. .
“There’s a whole team involved in what we need to do this week,” the informant said, to define who the national coach would be, clarifying that there are two months of evaluations and analysis on the person they want to satisfy. Fans, Mexican.
The profile of the new strategist, according to the source, is not limited to the way football is viewed, the style of play, but continuous variables such as the treatment of the player, good communication and understanding between the parties.
Liga MX clubs’ federations and owners feel more committed to the country after the massive setback in Qatar and suggested a comprehensive and in-depth review of the recent World Cup performance. Mexican teamIn addition to other World Cup cycles to make better decisions.
The evidence was conclusive World Cup 2026 It is taken as a retaliatory action in the federation and a commitment to transfer Mexico Go forward on the world stage, not backwards like Qatar. He said the idea is to get a national coach as soon as possible and advance the processes and election times, as it is very important for the confederations to commit to Mexican soccer.