Pedro Truglio, the virtual coach of San Lorenzo de Almagro … and now Olympia?
Buenos Aires, Argentina.
The rumor became true. Pedro Truglio He is effectively the new coach of San Lorenzo de Almagro in the Argentine First Division, where he will return to coach after about three years.
Argentine newspapers reported in the past hours that the Argentine coach would have agreed to the technical guidance of San Lorenzo after some of the meetings he held this Tuesday with Barcelona’s leadership.
Argentine newspapers highlight Troglio’s success in Honduras, winning the tournament four times with the Lion. “Pedro Truglio will descend on Boedo after a very successful stint at Olympia de Honduras, a club that has won four titles in just over two years.”
In the absence of official confirmation from Hurricane, the deal with the 56-year-old coach is “done”, and Pedro will now have to fix the details of his departure from the Olympic team, with whom he has another six months of contract. And moving to Argentina to manage one of the great clubs in that country.
It will be announced this Wednesday
According to journalist Diego Arvelli, an information specialist in San Lorenzo, he reported on Radio “San Lorenzo de America” that “tomorrow morning it will be confirmed that Pedro Truglio will be the new coach of San Lorenzo.”
“Habemus DT! The laps are over, no doubt. In the next few hours, Pedro Truglio will be introduced as the new coach of San Lorenzo,” The same radio reports on its website.
One of the main reasons Troglio made the decision to leave Olimpia for ‘Cuervo’ was that he would be able to get closer to his family, plus the offer goes beyond what was obtained in the Catracha entity.
Troglio was chosen because Leandro Romagnoli, who spent most of his career at San Lorenzo, as the player with the most trophies in the club’s history and considered the last major idol in the establishment, would not have accepted the position if he had not. Accompanied by his coaching staff, he will take charge in the reserve class.
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Pedro Truglio began his coaching career in 2004, when he had a short stint at Godoy Cruz. In March 2005 he made his debut for Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata, a club he is well known for as he had as many steps as DT. The start at Lobo was spectacular, as he ran in both tournaments that year and took second place in the annual table, ranking the club from La Plata to Copa Libertadores de América.
Between 2007 and 2008 he directed Independiente, where he also had a very good start. Later, he had two more club sessions in City of Country, he went through Tigre, Argentinos Juniors, Cerro Porteno (he was a champion), University of Peru and now Olympia in Honduras.
For the Honduran team he won four of the five championships he managed, and the only one in which he was not consecrated was suspended due to the pandemic. In addition, he managed to trap the white team in the semi-finals of the Conchampions League, where they fell to Tigres de México, the club that would win and play the FIFA Club World Cup final against Bayern Munich.