As reported by RMC SportsFormer PSG Portuguese sporting director Antero Henrique, who was at the club between 2017 and 2019, has been appointed sporting director of the Qatar Sports League.
In this role, he will be responsible for the development of the league, in particular through recruitment. Its mission will be to support clubs in finding foreign managers and players, and to negotiate the best price for them.
In its official statement, the league noted Henrique’s role in the transfers of Mbappé, Neymar and Dani Alves to PSG, as well as James Rodriguez, Radamel Falcao and Hulk to Porto during his 15 years at the Portuguese club.
About his new role, Henrique said: “It is with great honor and ambition that I join the QSL. This organization is based on a clear and remarkable vision, and this is something that has really motivated me since the first conversation. The opportunity we have in our hands is something unique. With a common policy, based on synergies and a global vision, football in Qatar will take a step forward and be taken as an example in terms of quality, organization and a sustainable economic model.