Andre Villas-Boas Announces Candidacy for FC Porto Presidency…


Former Porto coach Andre Villas-Boas has officially declared his candidacy for the club’s presidency in the upcoming April vote. The 46-year-old, known for leading Porto to victory in the Europa League, Portuguese league title, and Portuguese Cup in 2011, is set to contend against long-standing president Jorge Nuno Pinto da Costa, who has been at the helm since 1986.

Thank you for reading this post, don't forget to subscribe!

In a statement, Villas-Boas stated, “I’m a candidate for the presidency of FC Porto,” confirming his bid for the leadership position. Having initially expressed his intention to run in November, Villas-Boas highlighted instances of intimidation from certain sections of the fanbase.

The former coach of Chelsea, Spurs, and Zenit St Petersburg aims to bring a modernized approach to the club and has outlined plans to establish a women’s team. The upcoming election is poised to be a significant moment in the club’s history as candidates vie for the presidency to shape the future trajectory of FC Porto.

Emman Tochi
Emman Tochi
Emma Tochi is Naija247news Media Northern Bureau Chief, he's based in FCT Abuja. He overseas the northern operations of this business media

Share post:



More like this

JPMorgan See Nigeria’s Inflation Cool in Q2, Interest Rate Hike Drive Investments

As Nigeria Takes Bold Step with Interest Rate Hike** Investors...

Chevron Nigeria Wins Energy Sustainable Energy Business Award at NIES

Cosmas Iwueze, Director, NNPCL/CNL Joint Venture Operations receiving the...

Dangote Cement Wins Environmental Sustainability Award

February 28, 2024. Azonuchechi Chukwu. The Dangote Cement Plc has emerged...

Nestle Nigeria Plc declares N79.47bn loss in 2023 financial year

February 28, 2024. Azonuchechi Chukwu. Nestle Nigeria Plc has reported a...
WP to LinkedIn Auto Publish Powered By :