Real Valladolid name Martinez new coach

Real Valladolid have named Juan Ignacio Martinez as new coach.

Real Valladolid have named Juan Ignacio Martinez as new coach.

Martinez, who spent the last two years in charge of Levante, takes over the reins from Miroslav Djukic who stepped down as Valladolid coach at the end of last season before joining Valencia.

A statement on the club's website read: "The club and the new coach have reached an agreement for 'JIM', as he has recently become known in the football world, to be in charge of the first team for the next two seasons, with the option of a third."

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