A few minutes after Flamengo made the Portuguese coach’s departure from the technical command of the Rio de Janeiro emblem, it was Benfica’s turn to confirm, through a statement sent to the Portuguese Securities Market Commission (CMVM), “a proposal for a sports contract for the coach Jorge Jesus “.
“Sport Lisboa e Benfica – Futebol, SAD (“Benfica SAD”) informs, under the terms and for the purpose of the provisions of article 248-A of the Portuguese Securities Code, that it has contacted CR Flamengo, giving an account of its intention to hire coach Jorge Jesus, having started negotiations for that purpose.
It is further reported that Benfica SAD presented a proposal for a sports work contract to coach Jorge Jesus, and the offer was accepted by him.Sport Lisboa e Benfica – Futebol, SAD
Lisbon, July 17, 2020 “.
Although the sexagenarian coach’s contract duration is not yet official, the latest information shows a valid link for the next three seasons, with Jorge Jesus receiving 18 million euros gross.
It should be remembered that in his last visit to Luz, the Portuguese coach won three championships.
— SL Benfica (@SLBenfica) July 17, 2020