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Postecoglou offered a $3m Shanghai Shenhua contract

More fears he will quit Australia job

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Canberra: The coach of Australias has reportedly been offered a lucrative contract by a top Chinese Super League club.

News Limited reported that Ange Postecoglou has been offered a contract worth $3 million (Dh11 million) annually by Shanghai Shenhua.

Postecoglou, who has served as boss of Australia’s national men’s football team since 2013, is set to resign his position following the Socceroos World Cup play-off against Honduras in November regardless of the result.

Despite the strong approach by Shanghai, Postecoglou reportedly remains set on pursuing a coaching career in Europe.

Postecoglou took Australia to victory over Syria to book a place in the play-off against Honduras. (IANS)