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πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡¦πŸ‘†πŸΎπŸ€ Sundowns appoint former Barcelona man to lead youth

Absa Premiership champions Mamelodi Sundowns have signed Ramón Alexanko as their new Director of Academy & Scouting.

Sundowns announced via social media that Alexanko will take charge of the club’s youth structures . He succeeds Shawn Bishop who held the post since 2013.

The Spaniard arrives after holding the same post at La Liga giants Valencia, before that, the 63-year-old had previously headed FC Barcelona’s esteemed La Masia Academy from 1993 to 1996 and then between 2005 and 2010.

"Masandawana! Join us in welcoming our new Director of Academy & Scouting, José Ramón Alexanko!," posted the club.

Sundowns' charismatic coach Pitso Mosimane also offered his reaction to the club: “He has my full support and we are all excited to work together in order to elevate the club," said Mosimane.

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