Manu Patricio Joins Odisha FC As Goalkeeping Coach
Bhubaneswar: Manu Patricio has joined Odisha FC as the club’s new goalkeeping coach ahead of the upcoming Hero Indian Super League (Hero ISL) 2021-22.
Patricio, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, has served as a goalkeeping coach of various teams in Spain including Espanyol de Barcelona. He also represented Real Sociedad and Osasuna as a goalkeeper in his career.
After joining Odisha FC, he said, “I am very excited and happy to join this great project. It is an honour for me to be here. As a goalkeeping coach, I will bring all my work experience and knowledge to achieve the goals with Odisha FC.”
Former Odisha FC goalkeeping coach Joaquin Valerio Olivera from Spain had to step down for personal reasons.