Javier Melchor will be the new goalkeeper coach of the first team. The 40-year-old Javier earned his stripes in his homeland Spain, where he has been coordinating the goalkeepers department at Racing Santander's youth academy since 2019.At the same time, he was also goalkeeper coach of Racing Santander's reserve team. Since 2021, he was the goalkeeper coach at CD Badajoz.
CEO Sports Jesper Fredberg:
"It was important that, after Frank's departure, we found the right profile to start the preparation for the new season in optimal conditions. Javier is a modern goalkeeper coach who fits the profile and our style of play. Javier will be responsible for the development and training of our goalkeepers and will join us at the start of the preparation."