Eli Patiño, who is also a communicator, graduated a few weeks ago as a coach and will now lead the Guerreros de la Plata team
MEXICO — Eli Patiño was appointed coach of the team Silver Warriors, which was the refuge of Carlos Pena, and becomes the second woman to lead in the Third Division of Mexican soccer. His goal is to seek promotion to the Premier League.
“I am Elizabeth Patiño and I am the new technical director of the FC Guerreros de la Plata team, of the TDP League,” the club reported on its social networks.
The new coach becomes the second woman in the category to be named technical director, after the Abasolo dolphins They put Ana Zavala in front, in the last tournament, who was about to win promotion to the Premier League.
Eli Patiño, who is also a communicator, graduated a few weeks ago as a coach and will now lead the Guerreros de la Plata team, through which she passed Carlos ‘Gullit’ Peña, when he could not find equipment and before leaving for Central America.
The Silver Warriors He plays in Hidalgo and they were the refuge of Carlos Peña, when he couldn’t find a team. The now footballer of Antigua de Guatemala could not play in the TDP League, because it is a category with an age limit.
The teams of that circuit have opened the doors to women in other areas, but only two have given them the possibility of being in command, as happened with the Abasolo Dolphins and now with the Silver Warriors.
In that category you need to reach the final to be promoted to the Premier League and be able to compete with a team like Irapuato, current champion of the Second Division.
Eli Patiño’s debut is expected to be in the next month, when the season begins.