According to information from La Provence unveiled Wednesday, that The Team is in order to confirm, the OM will very soon officialize the two -year arrival of Javier Ribalta in the positions of football director with extended skills. The club olympien and the sportif director on the staff of David Friio, arrived in September 2020.
Javier Ribalta, 41, recently left Parme, the Italian club in which he has held the position of sports director since April 2021. The Barcelona native has gained experience in several major European clubs. Recruteur of AC Milan (2009-2011), of Juventus (2013-2017), of Manchester United (2017-2018) and of Zenith Saint-Petersburg (2018-2021). At Juventus, he had already worked with Pablo Longoria, the president of the OM.