After probing Holan, Fortaleza announces Argentine Juan Pablo Vojvoda as new coach – Prime Time Zone


45-year-old coach was at Unión La Calera-CHI and signed a contract until the end of 2021, with an option to renew for another year

reproductionJuan is 45 years old and his last job was at Unión La Calera

O strength has a new command. On the afternoon of this Tuesday, 4, during an Instagram live with President Marcelo Paz, it was announced the hiring of the Argentine Juan Pablo Duke. Rumors pointed out that Ariel Holan, just out of Santos, would be on the radar of the Ceará team to replace Enderson Moreira, but the team surprised with a coach also from abroad and also from Argentina. At 45, Juan has been working as a coach since 2013, when he started his career in the youth team of Newell’s Old Boys. In 2017 he took over the Defense and Justice and he has also spent time in Talleres, Huracán and his last job was with Unión La Calera. In his playing career he served as a central defender.

In his presentation video, Juan stated that he wants the union between fans and players “increasingly stronger”. He signed a contract until the end of 2021 with an option to renew for another year and brings his technical committee formed by two assistants: Gastón Liendo and Nahuel Martínez. Eliminated from the semifinals of Northeast Cup, Fortaleza now focuses on Cearense Championship and enters the field this Wednesday, 5th, for the third round of the State against Pacajus. It was not disclosed by the club when Juan will take over the team.