- Edgardo Bauza coached Saudi Arabia in 5 friendlies
- The workforce gained two matches and misplaced three beneath his management
- He changed Dutch coach Bert van Marwijk on 14 September 2017
After simply 5 matches in control of the Saudi Arabian nationwide workforce, the Saudi Arabia Football Federation introduced that they’ve sacked head coach Edgardo Bauza.
The Argentinian changed Bert van Marwijk simply over two months in the past, however the nation’s Member Association have determined to go in a special path, having undergone a interval of analysis on Bauza’s time with the workforce.
Bauza’s quick stint in control of the Saudis included a 2-Zero victory over Latvia and a 5-2 win over Jamaica, but additionally defeats to Ghana (Three-Zero), Portugal (Three-Zero) and Bulgaria (1-Zero); the final two throughout FIFA’s newest worldwide fixtures window.
Van Marwijk helped the Green Falcons qualify for Russia 2018, which can be their fifth FIFA World Cup and first since Germany 2006. Saudi Arabia can be making an attempt to surpass their best efficiency on the world finals, which got here at USA 1994 once they reached the Round of 16, solely to lose to Sweden Three-1.
The federation haven’t introduced Bauza’s alternative.