Cruzeiro announces the hiring of coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo – Prime Time Zone


The technician will make his third stint for the Minas Gerais team, which is in the relegation zone of the B series of the Brazilian Championship

Anderson Stevens/Lightpress/EC CruiseCoach will take charge of the team on Thursday, 5

O cruise announced the hiring of the coach Vanderlei Luxembourg, 69, this Tuesday morning, 3. The coach arrives to fill the vacancy left open by Mozart, who resigned last Friday, 30, after the draw with Londrina by Brazilian Championship Series B. Luxembourg will arrive at the club next Thursday, 5. This will be the coach’s third spell at the Fox. During the first two spells, the first going from 2002 to 2002 and the second in 2015, Luxembourg played 127 games, with 74 wins, 25 draws and 27 defeats. In the first pass, Cruzeiro won the triple crown, by winning the Campeonato Mineiro, the Copa do Brasil and the Campeonato Brasileiro. Currently, Fox occupies the 18th position in the Serie B classification, with 13 points won in 15 games. Next Saturday, 7th, the Minas Gerais team will face the Brusque, current sixth place, away from home.