Ricardo Sa Pinto Expected to Take Over at Moreirense, 10th Managerial Liga Change This Season, Full List

Ricardo Sa Pinto has agreed verbally to become the next manager of Moreirense, per Maisfutebol.

All that is left is for the 49 year old Portuguese manager and Moreirense to put a deal formally to paper.

Moreirense will be going on their third manager this season and all within the past month. First, it was João Henriques who started the season and then Lito Vidigal, who lasted only 5 matches (4 losses).

Now Sa Pinto will take over seeking to avoid relegation as the club from Moreira de Cónegos currently sit in 16th place.

Sa Pinto, who has been a manager for 10 years, managed last season in Turkey with Gazientep.

His list of clubs are Sporting CP, Belenenses, Red Star (Sérbia), OFI (Greece), Atromitos (Greece), Al Fateh (Saudi Arabia), Standard Liege (Belgium), Legia Warsaw (Poland) and Vasco da Gama (Brazil).

He was recently linked with the job at Pacos de Ferreira.

ZeroZero says he will sign for the rest of the season with an option for one more.

The List of managerial changes this season:

Week 8: Daniel Ramos leaves for job in Middle East, in comes Nuno Campos (Santa Clara)

Week 8: Petit replaced by Filipe Cândido (BSAD)

Week 11: Julio Velázquez replaced by Vasco Seabra (Marítimo)

Week 12: João Pedro Sousa takes a job in Middle East, replaced by Petit (Boavista)

Week 12: João Henriques replaced by Lito Vidigal (Moreirense)

Week 14: Jorge Simão replaced by César Peixoto (Pacos de Ferreira)

Week 14: Nuno Campos replaced by Tiago Sousa (Interim Role) (Santa Clara)

Week 15: Ivo Vieira replaced by Rui Pedro Silva (Famalicão)

Week 15: Jorge Jesus replaced by Nélson Veríssimo (Benfica)

Week 16: Lito Vidigal replaced by Ricardo Sa Pinto? (Moreirense)

 

 

 

 

 

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