The story of Antonio Mohamed, a special kind

The story of Antonio Mohamed, a special kind
The Turkish Mohamed is a different coach, with character and quirky. PHOTO: Mediotiempo

Antonio Mohamed It is a special type, a coach made of sterner stuff. And it was when I was a professional footballer. And the Argentine, new champion of Liga MX Rayados of Monterrey with, It is one of those characters that leaves the football and for better or worse, I never usually leave anyone indifferent.

Turkish known by the Arabic origin of his father, is a mix of different cultures as it also has Chilean blood and Yugoslav by his mother. Not in vain, your name, Ricardo Antonio Mohamed Matijevich, does not fit the typical name of a man born in Villa Soldati, in Buenos Aires.

Antonio Mohamed, a guy with character

Perhaps precisely this mix of cultures and races of their DNA, Antonio Mohamed He is a man of character and provocative. And as a footballer was a different kind. He played forward and already at that time was big and flirted with being overweight. A legend in Mexico who was a regular at certain well-known burger fast food chain. Not in vain, He was about 87 kilos weight as active footballer.

As a player he won in Toros Neza, a team that caused a sensation at that time. But if anything is remembered for his extravagances was: Rare cuts hair for the time, dyed hair, wigs and masks for photos and colorful boots, something not so normal for the time.

One unfortunate step by the Spanish Liga Celta

The Turk had a very unfortunate step for the Spanish League. It did not last long, just 12 days on the bench Celta Vigo where only managed to win 3 matches. Anecdotally, the day of his debut in Balaídos in a match against RCD Espanyol, one recogepelotas of the Vigo club hit a pitch that broke his sunglasses

Hurricane, Rayados de Monterrey and the promise to his son Faryd, who died in 2006

After winning the Liga MX Rayados of Monterrey with, Antonio Mohamed She broke to mourn in a wrenching cry while everyone was celebrating. The reason was none other than a promise fulfilled emotion at his son who died in Faryd 2006 in a car accident while he was with the Turk in Germany following the matches of Argentina in the World Cup which was held in the German country.

Antonio Mohamed crying
Antonio Mohamed began to mourn after winning the Liga MX with Rayados. PHOTO: FOX

“My son Faryd was a lover of football. He lost his life in a world with only 9 añitos. It was Monterrey and Hurricane. On that trip I said: 'Now we're back to Argentina we have to ascend to Hurricane'. I told him that would not be possible because there was more in the club. But he kept insisting me: My dream is that upgrading to Hurricane and see it first. And then in Mexico so that you draw champion Monterrey told me. Both I could meet them and why, Monterrey the title is so emotionally charged, "he confessed Antonio Mohamed after achieving the feat. Speaking of Hurricane, Turco came to free train for his love of the Argentine club.

Mohamed will at Closing 2020 directing Rayados

Argentine coach, who starred in a curious argument with Jurgen Klopp in the Mundialito Club last held in December 2019, will continue in the Clausura 2020 directing Rayados with serious possibilities of revalidate the title of champions.

After several review of the gambling sites previously reviewed by SportsBettingDime, we found that the Monterrey has a decent chance to combine his impressive run through the group league to clinch the title Clausura 2020. Currently they have a probability of +500 to win the Clausura 2020, only surpassed by the Club America with a prediction +400.

Returning to the Opening Tournament, they mark 7-2-1 in his last 10 matches, recording a flawless goal difference +12 in that time. The america, on the other hand, obtained a 4-0-4 in his last eight. While the Liga MX is quite balanced this season, there is little reason to think that Monterrey will not continue its winning formula This year. See if the Turkish continues its winning streak.

Alberto Llopis

Alberto Llopis

Hanged for football fully. Attempt to gather letters and tell stories in Specialist retro football Current. Football Coach Level II. You can follow me on @AlbertiniLlopis @colgadosfutbol


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