Athletic Bilbao president Josu Urrutia has confirmed that coach Marcelo Bielsa will not have his contract renewed when it expires at the end of this month.
Argentinian coach Marcelo Bielsa has agreed a new contract extension with La Liga side Athletic Bilbao, committing himself to the club until June 2013.
FIFA.com explores the seemingly unstoppable progress of Universidad de Chile and their coach Jorge Sampaoli, with a third consecutive Chilean title and a maiden Copa Libertadores triumph up for grabs in the coming months.
FIFA.com explores the eccentric coaching style of Marcelo Bielsa, who has led Spanish side Athletic Bilbao to the brink of Copa del Rey and UEFA Europa League glory in his first season in charge.
Despite his side requiring a late Lionel Messi equaliser to rescue a 2-2 draw against Athletic Bilbao last night, Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola was delighted with their performance and the match as a whole.
Cesar Menotti and Carlos Bilardo have often been lauded for some of the finest coaching in Argentina, however, the emergence of Marcelo Bielsa has influenced a new generation of coaches prospering in the game.