‘The time has come’: Marcelo Bielsa takes over as manager of Uruguay | Marcelo Bielsa

Marcelo Bielsa has been named the new coach of Uruguay, the country’s FA announced on Monday, with the former Leeds manager signing a contract until 2026. The Argentinian takes over following the exit of Diego Alonso, after Uruguay failed to reach the World Cup knockout stages.

“The fans are calling for games and emotions. The time has come,” read a message on the team’s official Twitter account, which also confirmed the appointment.

Quick Guide

How do I sign up for sport breaking news alerts?


  • Download the Guardian app from the iOS App Store on iPhone or the Google Play store on…

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ON www.theguardian.com

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Latest posts