Reports – Newcastle eye Rayo Vallecano boss as Carver replacement

first_img Rayo Vallecano boss Paco Jemez 1 Reports in Spain suggest Newcastle United are interested in appointing Rayo Vallecano boss Paco Jemez as their next head coach in the summer.Jemez, who is out of contract in June, has also been linked with Championship side Brentford, who are set to part company with Mark Warburton at the end of the season.The 45-year-old, who used to play as a centre-back for Deportivo La Coruna and Real Zaragoza, made 21 appearances for Spain and has also managed Cordoba and Las Palmas among others since ending his playing career in 2006.In 2012/13, Jemez guided Vallecano to their highest ever La Liga finish in eighth place, and they currently sit 11th in the Spanish league with five games remaining.Speaking to international sports newspaper, Vavel, Jemez said: “The Premier League is a nice place where football evolves very rapidly and it is also a step up in economic potential.“It is a different mentality and culture. I would like to manage there some day but I don’t know when I will, I’ve still not made a decision about my future.”last_img