WHAT NEXT? Castro will take charge of Botafogo against Magallanes in the Copa Sudamericana on Friday, and will then head to Al-Nassr.
Luis Castro has accepted an offer to become Al-Nassr’s new manager, linking up with star player Cristiano Ronaldo.
- Ronaldo is to be managed by Castro
- Castro to leave Botafogo
- The Portuguese coach accepted the offer
WHAT HAPPENED? Al-Nassr is poised to appoint Castro as their new manager after he accepted the club’s offer, meaning he is set to leave Botafogo. GOAL can confirm that the former Shakhtar Donetsk boss has been attracted by the project in Saudi Arabia, as he bids to improve both the club and the league as a whole.