Gabriel MILITO named coach of O’Higgins


Gabriel MILITO has been named the new coach of O’Higgins.

There’s a new Argentinian coaching in Chile. Former Argentina, Independiente, Real Zaragoza and Barcelona man Gabriel MILITO has today been named as the new head coach of Chilean club O’Higgins. This will be MILITO’s third time in charge of a top club, all three of them coming in South America and the first outside of Argentina.

Gabriel Milito O'Higgins
The former Barcelona man has been named as the new coach of O’Higgins

The 36 year old coached Estudiantes de la Plata in 2015 before taking over his beloved Independiente for the 2016-2017 season. The O’Higgins website is reporting that his coaching staff will comprise of Leandro AVILA, David FILOMENO, Sergio DI BARTOLO and Rodrigo Romeo VILLALONGA.

He will begin work on Monday.


  1. The list is out:
    G: Rulli, Romero, Guzman
    D:Fazio, mascherano, Mercado, otamendi, pareja
    MF: Acuña, Pastore, dimaria, lanzini, percedes, biglia, banega, salvio, Fernandez and Pizarro
    F: Dybala, messi, aguero, icardi and j. Correa

    Local players to be added

  2. He is already leaving Independiente? This is another example of the lack of stability in Argentine club football. Before coaches can stamp their style on a team, they are out. short term thinking.

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