Contact between Bielsa, Sabatini

Roma have, reportedly, made contact with ex-Marseille manager Marcelo Bielsa, according to TuttoMercatoWeb.

“El Loco” has already had contact with the Giallorossi after speaking with sporting director Walter Sabatini over the phone. Sunday will be the decisive day for Rudi Garcia as they club’s hierarchy already has a meeting set for next week to discuss the Frenchman’s future in the capital. Bielsa, along with Luciano Spalletti and Marcelo Lippi, are the three favorites for the post-Garcia era.

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