His technical assistant Sergio Herrera was the one who gave statements and explained the absence of DT.
Jorge Luis Pinto.
April 12, 2023, 10:47 p.m. m.
Deportivo Cali remains at the bottom of the league table BetPlay League 2023-I after losing against Independiente Medellín 3-0, in a match where the powerful team was totally superior to the sugar growers.
After the tough defeat that left Jorge Luis Pinto in an uncomfortable position both in the League and with relegation breathing down his neck, the coach preferred to send his technical assistant to the press conference Sergio Herrera, who clarified the doubts about the absence of the experienced technician.
“The teacher is not feeling well. That is the truth and this does not usually happen, but it is already something of force majeure and we are here to answer the questions ”, Sergio Herrera said at a press conference.
In the same way, Herrera said that he does not know anything if Jorge Luis Pinto is not going to continue, making it clear that he is just the assistant and it is something that they must decide with the managers.
“That is the decision of the Deportivo Cali committee, I cannot give an answer about that because I am just the teacher’s assistant ”, Herrera mentioned.
For now, Jorge Luis Pinto is still in office and there is no official information about the non-continuation of the coach in Cali, but the possibility was left open.