News Now Desk: Ex-Real Betis coach Quique Setien has been appointed Barcelona manager following Ernesto Valverde’s inevitable dismissal.
Setien was a talented midfielder for Racing Santander. He went on to have fruitful spells at the likes of Atletico Madrid and Logrones, retiring at Levante.
The 61-year-old got his coaching career to a start at Racing as well in 2000, along with managerial roles at Poli Ejido and Logrones before making the jump to coach the Equatorial Guinea national side. He also trained Lugo for five years, where he led the side to promotion to Segunda Division B.
The Spaniard then took on the reins of Las Palmas then in 2017 he appointed in Real Betis as permanent manager.