Carlos Queiroz is officially presented as coach of Colombia. The 65-year-old Portuguese, who, after the switch-off in the Asian Cup stopped in Iran, will follow José Pekerman. Which Argentine had the Colombian national team for six years under his wing.
Queiroz was since 2011 coach of Iran and has played with the country two times in a WK. Previously, he was also coach of Portugal (1991-1994 and 2008-2010), the United Arab Emirates (1998-1999) and South Africa (2000-2002) and clubtrainer with Sporting Lisbon (1994-1996) and Real Madrid (2003-2004). (belga)