Pedro Truglio, the virtual coach of San Lorenzo de Almagro… and now Olympia?

Pedro Truglio, the virtual coach of San Lorenzo de Almagro… and now Olympia?

Buenos Aires, Argentina.

The rumor has become reality. Pierre 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.

Argentinian newspapers have reported in the last hours that the Argentinian coach has accepted technical advice from San Lorenzo after some of the meetings he had this Tuesday with Barcelona management.

Title of the site “Pedro Truglio will be the new coach of San Lorenzo” To design He confirmed that the Olympia coach “has accepted his arrival at San Lorenzo”.

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 won four titles in just over two years.”

With no official confirmation from Hurricane, the deal with the 56-year-old coach is “done”, and Pedro will now have to work out the details of his departure from the Olympic team, with whom he still has six months left. contract. . And move to Argentina to manage one of the big clubs in this country.

It will be announced on Wednesday

According to journalist Diego Arvelli, 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 rounds are over, no doubt. In the next few hours, Pedro Truglio will be presented 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 could be closer to his family, and 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 establishment’s last great idol, n wouldn’t have taken the job if he hadn’t. Accompanied by his technical staff, he will take charge of the reserve class.


Pedro Truglio began his coaching career in 2004, during 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 walks as DT. The debut at Lobo was spectacular, as he appeared in both tournaments that year and took second place in the annual table, taking the La Plata club to the 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 at City of Country, he went through Tigre, Argentinos Juniors, Cerro Porteno (he was champion), University of Peru and now Olympia in Honduras.

For the Honduran team, he won four of the five championships he led, and the only one in which he was not consecrated was suspended due to the pandemic. Moreover, he managed to trap the white team in the Champions League semi-finals, where they fell to Tigres de México, the club that would win and play the FIFA Club World Cup final against Bayern Munich.

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