Coach Alvarez Leonel fired

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Updated December 14, 2011

Coach Leonel Alvarez who was employed by the National Team of Colombia for four months now has been fired.

Three world cup qualifying matches was commandeered by the No.1 man:A win,A loss and a draw against Bolivia,Argentina and venezuela.

Federation President Luis Bedoya said the decision was made the seven-man board unanimously.

Hernan Dario Gomez relinquished his position for Alvarez to take charge of the national team in August after after he hit a woman in a bar.

The Federation is looking to urgently get a new coach even if it means getting a foreign hand.