Spaniard Juan Carlos Garrido, former coach of Villareal and Betis Sevilla has been appointed new coach of Etoile Sportive du Sahel, in full group stage of the African Champions League, announced Tuesday the club of Sousse .
The ESS, eliminated from the Arab Cup of Clubs, had initially announced last month the recruitment of French Albert Cartier, former coach of Ajaccio, replacing the Tunisian technician Faouzi Benzarti.
Finally, it was the 50-year-old Spanish coach who signed with ESS, after training Raja Casablanca until January 2019, and then joined Al Ain FC in Abu Dhabi for a few months.
Etoile Sportive du Sahel, currently 7th in the Tunisian league, is one of the country’s leading clubs. He must meet in 10 days, November 29, the Egyptian club Al Ahly.