Announced this Thursday as the new coach of Cruzeiro, Luiz Felipe Scolari had his first contact with the group of players. Through a video call, he participated in the lecture of the interim Clio Lcio for the duel this Friday, against Juventude, for the 16th round of the Srie B of the Brazilian Championship.
Felipo awaited in Belo Horizonte in the coming days. Its debut is scheduled for next Tuesday, when Cruzeiro measures strength with the Operrio, in Ponta Grossa, in Paran. Next to the trainer, disembark in the mining capital Paulo Turra, another member of his work group.
After almost two decades, Felipo Toca da Raposa II returned with a hard mission to lead the reconstruction of a team in free fall. In 2001, the experienced coach ended an 11-month relationship with Cruzeiro to take over the Brazilian national team, with which he would be crowned five-time world champion the following year.