Former Manchester United defender Gary Neville has revealed he would love to see Atletico Madrid head coach Diego Simeone become Old Trafford boss.
The Argentinian coach just led his team to knock the Red Devils out of the last 16 of the Champions League on Tuesday. As United continue to look for a new coach this season. Gary believes Simeone will be a great option for Manchester United.
“Simeone was supposed to be one of the candidates but there was no way he could be drawn from Atletico Madrid,” Gary told UFABET Sports. He has tenacity It would be great to see it coming into the Premier League, great.”
“You saw that from the game on Tuesday night. I saw it a number of times, I lost 0-2 to him in Valencia with great Atletico Madrid where Griezmann was at. That before moving to Barcelona, he was a top coach. It’s aggressive in terms of how the game works. I think in every aspect His team is really strong.”
“Manchester United needs a strong manager. Manchester United needs a manager who can compete with Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola, who are great coaches. So they need someone who can stand on the sidelines and feel equal and I think Simeone is that person.”
“So I definitely didn’t cut Simeone off, but I think Ten Hag and Pochettino had more chances because of them. (Management level of United) will need a young manager. Progressive coach – I’m not saying Pochettino is young, but a progressive coach who plays in a certain way.
and (the coach to be) cheaper and readily available. I don’t know how much I have to pay to get Simeone out of Atletico Madrid, but Manchester United will have to pay huge sums.