Diego Maradona Says He Could be Next Coach of Venezuela

While the Venezuelan Soccer Federation has not made any announcements, Maradona says he is on the lookout for 'serious projects'.

updated: July 03, 2014 15:34 IST
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A statue of former Argentine soccer star Diego Maradona was unveiled in public square in Buenos Aires.

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Caracas: Argentine great Diego Maradona has said he could be the next coach of Venezuela, the only South American country that has never made it to the World Cup.

Cesar Farias quit in November last year after the Venezuelan team, which is known as the 'Vinotinto' ('Red Wine') for its burgundy-colored kit, missed out on the Brazil finals.

The Venezuelan Soccer Federation has not made any announcements about a replacement despite rumours that several coaches of local teams are being considered.

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