official announcement

Roberto Olabe, new director of Football

La Real Sociedad and Roberto Olabe have reached an agreement in which Olabe will join la Real Sociedad until 30 June 2021. From now on, he bears the full responsibility for the sporting area of the club. He will be officially presented next week.

La Real Sociedad de Futbol would like to thank Independiente del Valle for their understanding and generosity throughout the conversations that were had between both entities.

Olabe (Vitoria-Gasteiz, 1967), has considerable experience in management of professional football clubs after leading positions that carried a high level of responsibility at UD Almería, Real Valladolid, LFP, Aspire Academy (Qatar) or Independiente del Valle (Equator). Now he is back home, where he was a player, coach, Technical Secretary, Sporting Director and director of Football. 

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