Gorosito resigns from Arg. Juniors after accident
Buenos Aires, Argentina (Sports Network) - Argentinos Juniors manager Nestor Gorosito has handed in his resignation after suffering intestinal damage and a fractured vertebra in a car accident.
Gorosito, 47, was involved in an accident in his pickup truck in the early hours of Saturday morning before his side was set to meet San Lorenzo.
And with the former Argentina international facing two months in the hospital to recover from the injuries, he has decided to resign from his post.
"Today, the coaching staff led by Nestor Gorosito handed in their resignations to the board," read a statement on the club's website. "These will be evaluated jointly with the coach given the time that his recovery requires."
Arg. Juniors has claimed one point from its first three games and sits in 19th place in the league table.
02/29 12:21:33 ET