- Coach was fired after string of disappointing results
- USA failed to reach World Cup 2018 after poor campaign
Jürgen Klinsmann received a $3.35m settlement of his contract with the US Soccer Federation, according to the USSF’s tax filing. His replacement, Bruce Arena, was given a $300,000 settlement during the fiscal year that ended on 31 March 2018, according to the filing, which was released on Monday.
Klinsmann was hired in 2011 and in December 2013 was given a contract extension through to December 2018. He was fired in November 2016 after struggling in the qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup. The exact contract settlement was $3,354,167, the tax filing said.
Source: Football News
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