Saudi: Renard Steps Down as National Team Coach
The Saudi Arabian Football Federation (SAFF) Board of Directors has agreed on the contract termination of the head coach of the Saudi National team Herve Renard upon his request.
A legal settlement has been reached to end the contract between the two parties, an official statement read on Tuesday.
The President and Board of Directors of SAFF wished Renard every success in his future endeavours.
The 54-year-old manager has overseen his team’s friendly game against Bolivia at Jeddah’s Prince Abdullah Al-Faisal Stadium on Tuesday as his last match with the Saudi team.
The former Lille head coach is now on the verge of being named manager of France’s women’s team, AFP reported.