Herrera named Zaragoza coach

Real Zaragoza have appointed Paco Herrera as their new coach as they attempt to bounce back from relegation at the first attempt.

Last Updated: 20/06/13 at 15:08 Post Comment

Zaragoza: WIll play for Paco Herrera next season

Zaragoza: WIll play for Paco Herrera next season

The Blanquillos finished rock bottom of the Primera Division - albeit just three points adrift of 17th-placed Celta de Vigo - with previous boss Manolo Jimenez paying the price for the setback earlier this week.

Zaragoza have turned to former Liverpool assistant Herrera, who has managed a host of Segunda Division sides in the past, to guide them back into into the top flight.

The 59-year-old has signed a two-year deal.


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