Basque football dominates on the First benches. Andoni
Iraola he has renewed for Rayo and thus completes the list of five Basque coaches in the highest category of state football.
Usurbil has achieved great success at the helm of the Vallecano team. It has raised him to First. At first there were doubts about his continuity, but the unknown was cleared yesterday Tuesday with his renewal for one season, until June 30, 2022. In this way, he continues with his meteoric rise on the benches. The former rojiblanco player began his career as a coach in 2018 at AEK Larnaca, with which he played in the Europa League and won the Cyprus Super Cup in 2019. Back in Spain he directed the Mirandés, with whom he achieved a comfortable stay in the Second Division and which he led to the semifinal of the Copa del Rey in 2020 and in just one year he has managed to lead the Madrid team to the elite after beating Girona in the final for the promotion.
What’s more, Iraola, with 39 years, becomes the youngest coach of the twenty of Primera, ahead of Jagoba
Sweep yourself (Osasuna), Javi
Lane (Alavés) and Robert
Brown (Granada), all with 43.
With the arrival of the Gipuzkoan to the highest category, there are already five Basque technicians in LaLiga. Jagoba
Sweep yourself (Berriatua) continues to lead Osasuna, where he has done a great job, as well as Imanol
Sheriff (Orio) in the Real Sociedad, Unai
Emery (Hondarribia) at Villarreal, with whom he has been proclaimed champion of the Europa League, and Julen
Lopetegui (Asteasu) at Sevilla.