Benfica had contacted Apple Ferreira a few weeks ago to find out the coach’s position on Palmira
the Benfica He is in the market and is looking for a new coach to replace Jorge Jesus at the moment. However, his resignation was already discussed at the club a few weeks ago, with potential alternatives already under consideration.
According to the newspaper the gameAnd The Portuguese club questioned coach Abel Ferreira, currently in Palm treesAbout his situation in Brazil a few weeks ago, when Jesus started to swing.
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Since then, no further contact has been made with the two-time champion coach Libertadores Konmebol, which has a contract until December 2022 with Palmeiras. Recently, The new president, Leila Pereira, ensured the survival of the leader.
“Our coach Libertadores has twice been in Palmeiras. I was keen to share this news and announce that Abel will join us next season. He has a contract until the end of 2022, with the possibility of renewing it until 2023,” he said.
“Therefore, I assure that our coach Abel remains with us, fulfilling his contract. This has always been the wish of the presidency, but I also need the wish of the coach. I am sure that he is very happy at Palmeiras, as well as the millions of fans,” he added.