Barcelona president Joan Laporta has confirm the appointment of 43-year-old former Mexico defender Rafael Marquez as the new coach of Barcelona B, or Barcelona Athletic. Currently. According to Mundo de Portivo on Sunday UFABET.
Marquez played for Barcelona from 2003-2010 and he has a good relationship with Laporta. Including first-team coach Xavi Hernandez. Before the club will pull back together again as coach of Barcelona Athletic instead of Sergi Barjuan.
‘In principle, Rafa has the coach of Barca Athletic since last year. He had a situation that prevent him from doing so last year. And now that has fix and Rafa will be the coach of Barca Athletic next season.’
‘I am especially happy because I have Rafa as a player. He’s a great personality. Captain of the Mexican team And be part of one of the best teams in Barca’s history.’ Laporta said.
Mexican defender Rafael Marquez, who has just become one of three players to feature in five World Cups. Has decide to officially retire from football. After a long career for 22 years.
The 39-year-old defender post on his Twitter account: “The last 22 years have been something I’m very satisfied with Disappoint. But in the end, all of this is my happiness.