Selección Mexicana

Gerardo Martino arrived in México to be presented as coach

Atlanta United head coach Gerardo Martino makes a plea to his players during the second half of an MLS soccer match against Orlando City,

John Raoux


Gerardo 'Tata' Martino arrived this Saturday morning in Mexico City to be presented on Monday as the new head coach of the Mexican National Team.

Gerardo Martino has already stepped Mexican soil. The New coach of the National Team arrived in Mexico City this Saturday morning from Argentina.

Followed by Sergio Giovagnoli, Jorge Theiler, Damián Silvero and, Rodolfo Paladini all members of this staff. 'Tata' Martino was extracted from the airport through the back door where general manager Guillermo Cantú and logistics manager Antonio Manzanares were expecting him in a truck.

The strategist was immediately transferred to the hotel where they will finalize the details of his contract that will keep him as National Team manager for the next four years with an option to extend his contract based on results.

Martino is expected to be presented officially on Monday.