Official: Rubi becomes the new coach of Almería

The Catalan coach, who signs until 2023, will lead his first training session this afternoon

ANDl Almería officially has a new coach. After announcing the departure of José Gomes this Tuesday, the rojiblancos have not been slow to name their replacement. This is Joan Francesc Ferrer Sicilia ‘Rubi’, who signs until 2023, as MARCA reported last night. You will have the difficult mission of reach direct promotion, which stands at six points and with six days to go, a priority objective for the Andalusian team.

The one from Vilasar de Mar, who was without a team, fits the profile they were looking for from the top of the Almeria entity. Is about a proven coach in both First and Second divisions. His last tour on the bench was last season with Betis. He has previously coached teams like Sabadell, Girona, Valladolid, Levante, Sporting, Huesca or Espanyol, among others.

Face the challenge of promoting to First

With a team made to be in the First Division next season, Rubi faces one of the great challenges of her career. This afternoon He will direct his first training session as the new coach of the rojiblanco team and next Saturday he will make his debut against Oviedo at the Stadium of the Mediterranean Games.

Technical Six

In this way, it becomes the sixth coach to lead the Indálico team since Turki Al-Sheikh took over ownership of the club, since as soon as he arrived he dismissed Oscar Fernandez, who had directed in the preseason but did not make his debut on the bench. Then they were Pedro Emanuel, José María Gutiérrez, Mario Silva with Nandinho and the now dismissed José Gomes.

It would be his second promotion to the top flight.

Rubí already has a promotion to the First division in his ‘curriculum’, the one obtained in the 2017/18 season at the head of Huesca.

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