Puebla has announced José Rafael García Torres as the new coach of the club for the Apertura 2017 season.
Club Puebla welcomes Rafael García as our new coach. Success “Chiquis”, defend the Franja with pride!
García, 42, has never before held a head coaching position, although he has amassed some 131 games of Liga MX experience as an assistant coach. García was the assistant to coaches such as Tomás Boy, Ricardo LaVolpe, Rubén Omar Romano, and has experience with clubs such as América, Jaguares, and Veracruz. He also served as the U-20 coach for Atlas for a year.
García received a coaching certificate from the Argentinian Football Association (AFA).