Barcelona appoint former Atletico player as new manager

La Liga By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 14/01/2020

Barcelona has appointed former Atletico Madrid player Quique Setien as their new manager.

Setien had a spell with Real Betis and he has been linked with a move to Camp Nou in the past few years, his style and football philosophy is similar to that of the Blaugrana.

"Barcelona and Quique Setien have reached an agreement for the latter to become first-team coach until 30 June 2022," a statement on the club's official website read.