In addition to several departures announced in recent days, Estrela da Amadora is preparing to have a new president of SAD and the entry of new shareholders, the current ones temporarily managing SAD. According to the newspaper A bolaand already confirmed by zerozero, Andre Geraldescurrent president of the SAD, asked for resignation of his position with the Amadora club.
The 35-year-old manager, who led Estrela da Amadora’s return to the professional leagues, chose to resign after disagreements with the club’s current shareholders, linked to the vision envisaged for the club’s sporting project.
Even so, his departure from the club may not be final, as the manager will have secured the right of preference in the future for the acquisition of SAD from Paulo Lopo, current 80% owner. However, it is also known that Geraldes already has some proposals in his portfolio to tackle new challenges, which will be analyzed in the near future.
Following this resignation, José Rocha Quintal, vice-president of the General Assembly of the SAD, should also cease his functions in the emblem which militates within the SABSEB League.
It is also recalled that in addition to the departures of the workforce and the changes within the SAD, the Reboleira club has already formalized the departure of four elements of the structure: Filipe Leão (Team Manager), José Barreto (Technical Secretary) , Ricardo Fernandes (security director) and Martim Prates (scout leader).