Newcastle to appoint Asprilla as youth coach

Former striker Faustino Asprilla has revealed he will be added to Newcastle United’s youth coaching stocks.

Former striker Faustino Asprilla has revealed he will be added to Newcastle United’s youth coaching stocks.

The 43-year old Colombian is keen to focus the Magpies’ attention to youngsters in his own country and will step into his new role next month according to a radio interview on Antena 2.

Asprilla wants to buck the trend of continually eyeing Spanish talent: “Some teams in England are going after the Spaniards, so I want Newcastle to fix their eyes on Colombian talent.”

 

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