Soccer-Former Brazil coach Menezes to coach Flamengo (Reuters)

RIO DE JANEIRO, June 14 (Reuters) – Mano Menezes has been named the new coach of Flamengo, his first job since being fired by Brazil in November, the club said in a statement. The 51-year-old will replace Jorginho, who was sacked after only 14 matches, becoming the third coach this year at the club. “I’m very proud,” Menezes wrote on his Twitter account. Menezes was in charge of Brazil for just over two years, during which he painstakingly rebuilt the team and moved them away from their unpopular counter-attacking game towards a more possession-based style. …

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