Managerial Changes

Former Almeria boss Javi Gracia has been named new coach of Osasuna.

Gracia takes over from Jose Luis Mendilibar, who was sacked on Tuesday with Osasuna rooted to the bottom of the Primera Division standings after losing their opening three games this season.

"Osasuna and Javier Gracia at 1700 (CET) this (Wednesday) afternoon signed a contract for the coach to take charge of the first team, along with (assistant) coach Juan Solla," read a statement on osasuna.es.

"The contract binds Javier Gracia and Juan Solla with Osasuna over the next two years.

"Javier Gracia will take training on Thursday from 1000 (CET) and will then be presented at the Instalaciones de Tajonar, accompanied by president Miguel Archanco."

Country Team Outgoing Manager Manner of Departure Date of Vacancy Incoming Manages Date of Appointment
Osasuna Jose Manuel Mateo Sacked 04-05-2015 -
Granada Abel Resino Sacked 01-05-2015 Jose Ramon Sandoval 01-05-2015
Balikesirspor Kemal Ozdes Resignation 26-04-2015 Cihat Arslan 27-04-2015
Cagliari Zdenek Zeman Sacked 21-04-2015 Gianluca Festa 22-04-2015
Hannover 96 Tayfun Korkut Sacked 20-04-2015 Michael Frontzeck 20-04-2015
Tranmere Rovers Micky Adams Mutual consent 19-04-2015 -
Kasimpasa Jan Wouters Mutual agreement 14-04-2015 Onder Ozen 14-04-2015
Portsmouth Andy Awford Mutual consent 13-04-2015 13-04-2015
Yeovil Town Terry Skiverton Demotion to Assistant Manager 09-04-2015 09-04-2015
Reims Jean-Luc Vasseur Sacked 08-04-2015 Olivier Guegan 08-04-2015
Deportivo La Coruna Victor Fernandez Sacked 08-04-2015 Victor Sanchez 08-04-2015

Category: Managerial Changes

Written by: BTFNews

Date: 08:40 05 May, 2015