Deportivo Alaves have announced Jose Luis Mendilibar as their new first team manager following the departure of Javier Calleja earlier this week.
Mendilibar returns to LaLiga Santander after six months, having been in charge at SD Eibar until the end of last season. He's also enjoyed spells with the likes of Athletic Club, Real Valladolid CF, CA Osasuna and Levante UD.
The 60 year-old takes over with immediate effect at Mendizorroza. His first game will be at home to Real Sociedad this Sunday 2nd January.