Verdy welcome Lotina as new manager

Verdy welcome Lotina as new manager

Spanish coach Miguel Lotina will become the new manager of Tokyo Verdy, the club has announced.

The former striker has helmed a number of Spanish clubs, winning the 2005-06 Copa del Rey with Espanyol in addition to spending time at Real Sociedad and Villareal, amongst others.

“I’m excited to be able to work in Japanese football with a club as historic and dignified as Tokyo Verdy,” Lotina said. 

“I have a lot of hope for this opportunity but I also understand the responsibility I have been given.”