euro 2012 qualifying

Advocaat explains attraction of Russia job

April 16, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Dick Advocaat has revealed he is likely to quit as coach of Belgium as he believes Russia have a much better chance of qualifying for the 2012 European Championships.

• Belgium left stunned

Advocaat, who also manages AZ Alkmaar, released a statement on the Dutch club's website stating his reasons for walking out on Belgium after only four matches in charge.

Russia have been searching for a new coach since Guus Hiddink announced he would not be renewing ...

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