Barcelona named the new head coach

© AP Photo / Emilio MorenattiФК Barcelona. Archival photoBarcelona named the new head coach© AP Photo / Emilio Morenatti

. Former head coach, «Athletics» from Bilbao Ernesto Valverde was headed by football club Barcelona, reported on the official website of «blue garnet».

The contract with 53-year-old specialist will last two years.

Valverde during his career also worked with Spanish Espanyol, Villarreal and Valencia and the Greek Olympiacos. In the past season, «athletic» under his leadership, took seventh place in the championship of Spain.