FC Goa appoints Gorka Azcorra and Joel Dons as part of new coaching team

UEFA A license holder, Azkorra, has been working with youth teams at Athletic Bilbao for the past three seasons after retiring from the sport as a player in 2018. During his playing days he made appearances in addition to 5 La Liga and 116 Segunda. Playing 3 games in UEFA Cup.

Don is an experienced strength and conditioning coach with a degree in sports science and a professional master’s degree in high performance in team sports from FC Barcelona. The dons also have a UEFA A license in their name. He has spent several years working with clubs in Spain as a strength and conditioning coach, in addition to a 2-year stint in the Hong Kong Premier League.

“I am very happy to join FC Goa. I am very confident about us as staff, about the players we have and about the team we will stick with,” Azcora said after signing on the dotted lines .

Speaking on his appointment, FC Goa’s new head coach, Carlos Pea said, “Gorka is a professional with a lot of experience. He is the one who lives the game. He has played for many years at a high level in Spain and he who has always had a keen interest in learning the sport.”

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