Rayo Vallecano presents Paco Jemez as head coach
Rayo Vallecano has presented former Spanish international Paco
Jemez as its new coach.
Jemez, who has never coached in Spain’s first division before,
said on Friday that ”I know this house and I can’t imagine a
better place to be. I am very excited to be in the top
The former defender replaces Jose Sandoval, who left after an
up-and-down last season that ended with the club only avoiding
relegation in the final minutes of the final round.
Rayo Vallecano is one of several Spanish clubs under bankruptcy
protection, which led to conflicts between Sandoval and the
administrators last year.
Jemez previously coached at Cordoba and Las Palmas in Spain’s