Previous
Leicester City
Liverpool
ESPN3 6:45 PM UTC
Game Details
West Ham United
Bolton Wanderers
6:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Tottenham Hotspur
Barnsley
7:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Schalke 04
Bayern Munich
6:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Bologna
Internazionale
6:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Partick Thistle
Rangers
6:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Australia
Brazil
3
2
FT
Game Details
United States
New Zealand
11:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Shanghai Greenland Shenhua
Shandong Luneng Taishan
0
0
FT
Game Details
Next

Trending: Ronaldo set for La Liga return

Latest
Read
AustraliaAustralia
BrazilBrazil
3
2
FT
Game Details

Costa must solve problems - Lopetegui

Spain
Read

Transfer Rater: Lucas Moura to Arsenal

Transfers
Read
By ESPN Staff

Alcaraz back at Recreativo, Zambrano out

MADRID, Oct 7 (Reuters) - Recreativo Huelva have sacked coach Manolo Zambrano after their poor start to the season and will replace him with former boss Lucas Alcaraz.

The Andalucians slipped to 18th in the standings after being hammered 4-0 at home by promoted Malaga on Sunday, and have taken only four points from their first six games.

Zambrano was promoted from within to replace Victor Munoz in February and just managed to steer them to safety at the end of last season.

Alcaraz, who will be presented later on Tuesday, guided Recre to promotion to the top flight in 2002 and, while he could not prevent an immediate return to division two, won widespread praise for his team's attack-minded football in his three seasons at the helm.

Under his guidance Recreativo also reached their first final of the King's Cup, where they lost 3-0 to Real Mallorca in 2003. Alcaraz stepped down and went on to have spells with Racing Santander and Real Murcia.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.