Former Liverpool defender and first-team coach Mauricio Pellegrino has been named head coach of La Liga new-boys Alaves.
The Argentinian replaces Jose Bordalas, who led the club to the Segunda Division title last season and had seen his contract automatically extended by 12 months following promotion.
Pellegrino leaves his role as head coach of Club Atletico Independiente in his home country after only a year in charge.
Mauricio Pellegrino, nuevo entrenador del Deportivo Alavés. ¡Bienvenido,...