Honduras, Costa Rica and old voters Colombia , Jorge Luis Pinto today, it was announced as the new coach of Millonarios. The club entered this position 34 years ago and will replace the Argentinean Miguel Ángel Russo.
Pinto will start working on Monday and will be accompanied by former World Cup player Fredy Rincón as technical assistant and Gilberto Arenas as a physical trainer in the club's social networks.
This will be the third cycle of Pinto in Millonarios, which she directed from 1984 to 1985, which she will receive the subtitle of that Colombian league in 1999, then.
The 65-year-old Pinto took the Honduras national team to the World Cup qualification in Russia between 2014 and 2017, but fell out of the playoff after Australia.
Earlier, he brought Costa Rica to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, went to the quarterfinals in the tournament and lost the highest against his home in the Netherlands in the highest football tournament.
Colombian strategist Alianza Lima (1997), Alajuelense (2002 and 2003) with two Costa Rican championships, Cúcuta Deportivo (2006) with a Closing tournament in Colombia and a Venezuelan Championship with a Peru league championship. Deportivo with Táchira (2011).
Pinto also directed other teams such as Independiente Santa Fe, Union Magdalena, Deportivo Cali, Atlético Bucaramanga and Junior de Barranquilla.