Thursday June 7 2018
Official: Udinese appoint Velazquez

Udinese have officially appointed Julio Velazquez Santiago as their new Coach after a brief spell under Igor Tudor.

The Spanish tactician is only 36 years old and spent this term at Alcorcon.

“Udinese Calcio make official the signing, from July 1, of Coach Julio Velazquez Santiago to lead the first team,” read a statement.

“Tomorrow there will be a presentation Press conference at the Dacia Arena.

“The club thanks Igor Tudor and Mark Iuliano for the work done in the final phase of the 2017-18 season and wishes them the best for the future.”

Udinese already had three Coaches on the bench this season, as Luigi Del Neri was sacked to make way for Massimo Oddo, while Tudor took over for the final month.

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