Rufete’s good job at the head of the sports management of Espanyol, especially in the last winter market when three players were tied (Tomás, Cabrera and Embarba) which are already indisputable in eleven, does not go unnoticed in European football.
Despite Espanyol’s poor sports record so far in the League, the Director of Professional Soccer begins to appear suitors in Europe.
According to the portal ‘Le 10 Sport’, Rufete would be one of the candidates they like to replace Andoni Zubizarreta as sports director Olympique de Marseille. Apparently the profile of the manager of Espanyol agrees with what J would be looking foracques-Henri Eyraud, the president of OM.
“It is very focused on algorithms and statistics. He is one of those new sports directors who spend a lot of time on his computer and analyzing videos, and there are not many in La Liga, unlike the Portuguese or the English. A profile that, therefore, could attract Jacques-Henri Eyraud“Explained a” scout “from Marseille.
Although there would be interest, according to the aforementioned media, Rufete doesn’t seem to be a priority at this time.