Coach Marius Sumudica, who is in talks with Gaziantep FK on the extension of the contract, said after Sivasspor match, “The club asked me to give me 10 percent discount, but I cannot accept it. I gave money to the players out of my pocket. It is very difficult for me to work with people who do not respect me.”
Gaziantep FK’s Demir Group SivassporMarius Sumudica, the coach of the red and black team, made striking statements after the 2-1 defeat.
The Romanian coach, whose end-of-season contract will expire and has not yet reached an agreement with the Gaziantep administration, has been talked about me on social media. It is said that I am running after money. You know that Turkey; this is not true. If I were chasing money, I was now the manager of another team. Before the game everyone should have concentrated on the match, the club announced that they offered me a new contract. This is not true. We had a meeting yesterday with the president. The president asked me for a 10 percent discount. I cannot accept this. I distributed 80 thousand Euro premiums to my players from my pocket. I also gladly gave this. The president also asked for my bonuses for the club. It is difficult for us to continue this way. My salary is only 600 thousand Euros; You know Turkey. Our team is in third place, I do not understand such an offer to a successful teacher. I want to continue working in Turkey. I will stay until the end of the season. It is very difficult for me to work with people who do not respect me. I perceive the offer made to me as an insult. I will stay here until the end of the season. There was an offer from Arabia, but I refused. I want to continue working in Turkey. I love this country, “he said.
OFFER FROM SAUDI ARABIA
Meeting with Sumudica yesterday evening, Gaziantep administration announced that the 49-year-old technical man went to increase the wage in his contract. Sumudica said before the meeting Saudi ArabiaHe stated that he had received an astronomical offer from