The national football lost to Syria, Lippi announced his resignation after the game. The 72-year-old Lippi announced his retirement and fixed the final story of his coaching career in the "Second Palace" coaching Chinese men's football team lost to Syria.
Recently, Lippi confirmed in an interview with Radio Sportiva that his coaching career is over.
As an Italian football star, "Silver Fox" Lippi has coached Serie A giants Juventus to win the Serie A championship five times, and also won a Champions League trophy. His most famous achievement was in the 2006 World Cup. Lead the Italian men's football to win the championship.
After the glory, Lippi's last journey of coaching career was in China.
Lippi and the national football team failed to get together. From 2012 to 2014, Lippi led Guangzhou Evergrande to win the league championship and the AFC championship. In 2016, Lippi took over Gao Hongbo's position and officially became the head coach of the national football team, leading the team to almost a miracle in the top 12.
Then in the Asian Cup, Lippi led the national football team to the quarter-finals, but unfortunately, after facing Iran's loss, Lippi left frustrated.
Later, with the approach of the top 40 of the World Preliminaries and the implementation of the naturalization policy of the Football Association, Lippi became the head coach of the national football team.
However, the national football team with naturalized players failed to win against the Philippines-in May 2019, after losing to Syria in the world preliminaries, Lippi chose to resign again.
According to media estimates, Lippi's coaching income was about 600 million yuan in seven years in China.