Barcelona announce appointment of Ronald Koeman as new head coach. The Dutchman takes over after club have sacked Quique Setien.
Ronald Koeman is Barcelona’s new coach and has signed a contract until 30 June 2022.
The board sacked Quique Setien on Monday and have now announced the Dutchman will take the reins at Camp Nou, leaving his country’s national team to do the job.
Oscar Grau went on a quick trip to Amsterdam to sort out the deal and Koeman agreed to come to the club of his dreams. He has been a hero at Barca since scoring in the 1992 Champions League final, Barcelona’s first triumph in the competition, at Wembley.
Koeman has beaten Mauricio Pochettino and Barca B coach Garcia Pimienta to the job.
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