Head coach of Donetsk “Shakhtar” Paulo Fonseca has decided to remain in Ukraine.
After two successful seasons at Shakhtar interest in Fonseca showed many prominent clubs. European media wrote about the possible appearance of the Portuguese at Arsenal, Benfica, Napoli, Everton, “West ham” and other clubs.
According to the Portuguese newspaper “O Jogo”, Fonseca decided to postpone his appearance in one of the top clubs in Europe at least for two years. The former coach of Braga will sign with Shakhtar new contract runs until the summer of 2020.
Under the new agreement the salary of Fonseca in Ukraine will increase twice. The Portuguese will earn four million euros per year.It is expected that Shakhtar will officially confirm the contract with the Now after the final match of the season. 19 may “miners” in 32-m round of the championship of Ukraine on departure will play with Kiev “Dynamo”.
Paulo Fonseca is headed by Shakhtar from July 2016. Under the guidance of former coach of Porto and Braga Shakhtar Donetsk for two seasons, won five trophies (2 – championship of Ukraine, 2 – Ukrainian Cup and 1 Ukrainian super Cup) and twice reached the play-off European Cup (1/16 finals of the Europa League 1/8 finals of the Champions League).