Footballing Legend Edgar Davids Sent Off in Debut as Coach for New Club
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FOOTBALLING legend Edgar Davids was sent off in his debut as the coach for his new club, Portuguese side Sporting Club Olhanense.

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Edgar Davids received a red card after his debut match as coach of the SC Olhanense on Sunday, January 10 after the 0-0 draw against Lusitano GC resulted in a huge riot.

Besides Davids, Olhanense player Leleco also received a red card for his involvement in the uproar. Coach José Bizarro of opponent Lusitano received a yellow card, according to the Portuguese media outlet O’Jogo.

The 47-year old Davids was appointed to the third division club in Portugal on Monday (January 4). It is his second job as a coach for the player who was capped 74-times for the Dutch national team after previously acting as player-coach for Barnet FC.

After leaving Barnet, the former Ajax, AC Milan, Juventus, FC Barcelona, ​​Internazionale and Tottenham Hotspur midfielder, had been employed as an assistant trainer with first division player Telstar since the summer.


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