Former Real Madrid youth coach becomes Tokushima’s manager

Fri 25 December 2020 | 11:15

Real Madrid’s former youth coach, Dani Poyatos, has been appointed J2-League champions’ manager.

Dani Poyatos

started the current season as


manager, but soon he was sacked due to his poor performance as his side only bagged one point from their opening three games.

The 42-year-old will replace

Ricardo Rodriguez

who left the Shikoku-based club for the J-1 League side,

Urawa Reds



led his side to the J-2 League’s title and second promotion of their history.

Vortis will face

Gamba Osaka

on Sunday in the semifinals of the Emperor’s Cup, and


is expected to sit on Tokushima’s bench for the first time during the match.

In other news,

Shimizu S-Pulse

has appointed

Miguel Angel Lotina

as their manager, the 63-year-old Spaniard will replace

Peter Cklamovski

, who was sacked in November.

source: SportMob

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