If it is certain that PSG seeks to replace Christophe Galtier, the choice of Parisian leaders has not yet been decided on the identity of his successor. And a new name has emerged.
Christophe Galtier has had no illusions for several weeks. Barring an improbable reversal of the situation, the Marseillais will no longer be on the PSG bench next season. Consequence of a calamitous second half of the season, between premature eliminations in the Coupe de France as well as in the Champions League and series defeats in Ligue 1.
PSG should certainly finally win the 11th title of champion of France in its history, which will allow it to become the most successful club in France, but a major cleaning is preparing at the Rouge et Bleu, of which Christophe Galtier should be the first victim. But if the departure of the former Lille resident is recorded, the vagueness remains as to the name of his successor.
A crippling inexperience?
Many names have been mentioned in recent weeks, first and foremost those of José Mourinho and Thiago Motta, who are the favorites. But Julian Nagelsmann, Luis Enrique and Marcelo Gallardo are also on the capital club’s shortlist. And to believe The teamLuis Campos would also pinch for Abel Ferreira, the former coach of Braga.
Currently stationed in Palmeiras, the young 44-year-old Portuguese is one of the most promising technicians of the new generation, as evidenced by his two Copa Libertadores (2020, 2021) and his coronation in the Brazilian championship (2022). But his inexperience at very high level does not fit well with the needs of the champions of France.