Following his termination of contract with FC Valence, Marco Otero was officially appointed on Tuesday to the football department, in charge of training as technical director, OM announced on Tuesday. The Spaniard succeeds Nasser Larguet, appointed national technical director of the Saudi federation a month ago.
“Olympique de Marseille is pleased to announce the arrival of Marco Otero within the Football Department, in charge of training, as Technical Director. Internationally recognized in the world of training, Marco Otero has forged a solid reputation in this field Marco has been training young players with high potential for more than 20 years, particularly in Switzerland and Spain.
Since 2019, he has held the position of Technical Director of the Valencia CF academy, one of the best academies in Europe according to the ranking of the European Football Observatory (CIES). Pablo Longoria knows Marco Otero well for having recruited and appointed him to the Spanish club.
Marco will therefore provide Olympique de Marseille with all his expertise and will be in charge of optimizing the performance of the training center as well as the development of an identity and a specific training methodology. The club welcomes the arrival of Marco Otero and welcomes him.”.