Bombazo in Albacete: Rubén de la Barrera does not continue as coach despite promotion

EITHEROnce the season is over and achieved its goal, the return to the Second Division, Albacete Balompie and Ruben de la Barrera held all day yesterday a long meeting with the objective of analyze how the campaign had gone and assess the present and future situation of the team.

The meeting, chaired at all times with a cordial and constructive tone, concluded with the decision of both parties to understand that the most convenient thing would be to separate their paths and ended Rubén de la Barrera’s stage at Carlos Belmonte. A technician who, despite the success, did not have the approval of the fans.

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“The Galician coach, who will remain forever in the history of the Club for having promoted Alba to the Second Division, resignation of the one-year contract that linked him to our institution”, reads in the statement.

“Full of joy and tremendously fucked”

“From Albacete Balompié we want praise the professionalism, commitment and good work of Rubén de la Barrera during this unforgettable season, at the same time that we wish him the best of luck in his next sporting challenges”, continues the note from Albacete.

official farewell

The former coach of the La Mancha team has just published on his social networks a goodbye message in which, he assumes that giving up the remaining year of his contract was the best thing for both parties.

Likewise, he affirms that he leaves with the satisfaction of “duty fulfilled”, thanking all the staff their work to achieve the objective of the promotion.