Emirates Today learned that the UAE Football Association has intensified its contacts with Romanian coach Olario Cosmin to take over the national team to succeed Serbian coach Ivan Jovanovic, where he made an official offer to Cosmin, including the former Al Ain coach and Al Ahly youth, obtaining an annual salary of 8 million euros with a contract that extends for two years.

Cosmen has yet to respond to the Football Association offer that he is bound by a contract with Chinese club Jiangsu Sunning, and earlier confirmed his desire to complete the contract ending in 2021.

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