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Pique appoints Setien’s former assistant as Andorra’s new head coach

Mon 18 January 2021 | 17:48

Eder Sarabia, Quique Setien's assistant in Barcelona, has been appointed as Andorra’s boss.

Quique Setien

experienced a lot of dramas during his short time in charge of


and eventually left the team with the worst possible results. One of the highlights of Setien's time was his assistant,

Eder Sarabia

, and his relationship with the Barcelona stars.

There were lots of rumors about conflicts between Sarabia and Barcelona stars, including

Lionel Messi

, and these rumors became more prominent after the team's defeat to


. Pictures were released showing Messi and other Barca players disregarding Sarabia's advice, and there were even rumors of him verbally clashing with some players.

It was claimed that one of the main reasons for the conflict between Messi and Setien at that time was Sarabia's behavior.


Gerard Pique

backed the coach at the time, claiming that such things were normal after a defeat.

Now, almost 10 months later, Pique has appointed Sarabia as


’s head coach.

Andorra is a Spanish team, playing in

Segunda Division B

. The club is owned by Barcelona experienced defender, Gerard Pique.

source: SportMob