Coach Jose Miguel Gonzalez “Michel” has been announced this Wednesday as the new coach of the Olympiakos FCa team he directed from 2013 to 2015 and with whom he wrote “pages of glory” in Greece and Europe, as reported by the Greek club.
Michel replaces the Valencian Carlos Corberanwho was dismissed after 48 days at the helm of the bench Olympiakos, in which he has accumulated a poor record of two wins, six draws and three losses. The incorporation this summer of fifteen new footballers has completely changed the squad of the Hellenic club, with flashy names, although far from their glory days, such as former Madridistas Marcelo or James Rodríguez.
Míchel’s arrival at the club with which he has had the most success as coach becomes a great opportunity to claim and return to the path of victory. in the club Piraeus managed to win two League titles and a Cup, making outstanding performances in European competitions, where he managed to beat powerful rivals such as Atletico Madrid, Juventus, Manchester United or Benfica.
In his previous stage at the helm of Olympiakos, the former Real Madrid and Spanish national team player obtained a balance of 65 wins, 11 draws and 15 losses in 91 games. Also, won two Leagues and one Cup.
Míchel began his coaching career at the Vallecano Ray and continued in the inferior categories of Real Madrid, where he worked as coach of Castilla. In 2009 he took over the Getafeafter Sevilla and after the Olympiakos. After leaving Greece, he also worked in Olympic Marseillethe Málagathe Pumas (Mexico) and again in the ‘azulón’ box.