Tijuana must find a new strategist for the 2022 Opening, where they begin a new fight against the percentage issue
Xolos announced that, due to personal reasons, the strategist Sebastian Mendez leaves the technical direction of the team and now they will be given the task of looking for his successor for the next Apertura 2022 of Liga MX.
“For personal and family reasons, Professor Sebastian Mendez He has left the technical direction of our first team,” the Tijuana team reported in a statement.
In the letter, the border team showed its support for the helmsman by adding “we understand and support Sebastian right now, thanking the dedication and passion that he always showed in his work. Galician Force, we are with you!”.
Sebastian Mendez came to Xolos in the 2021 Opening Tournament to lead them in place of Robert Dante Siboldi, who left the team because he had not achieved the results he expected.
Coming from the Godoy Cruz in Argentina, the helmsman directed the group of Tijuana from the thirteenth day of the 2021 Opening, in which he closed with a balance of two wins, two draws and one stumble.
In Clausura 2022 he sought prominence with Xolosbut did not succeed, because they finished in the penultimate place in the general classification with 17 units, after four wins, five draws and eight setbacks.
Now, the strategist is leaving his post for personal reasons, for which it is expected that in the next few days the border club will announce who will remain in charge of the squad for the Apertura 2022 that will begin on July 1, as announced by Liga MX itself.
The main challenge of whoever takes the position that is now vacant Sebastian Mendez it will be to take out the Xolos from Tijuana of the percentage problems in which they have been involved since they were even creditors of one of the fines imposed by Liga MX on the three worst teams in the percentage table.