Manchester City appoint Txiki Begiristain as director of football

28 October 2012 09:21
Manchester City appoint Txiki Begiristain as director of football Manchester City have appointed former Barcelona technical director Txiki Begiristain as their director of football in a management restructure. The 48-year-old will oversee player recruitment, previously the remit of football administrator Brian Marwood. Former Arsenal winger Marwood has moved to a new role as managing director of the club's football academy. Begiristain worked at Barcelona from 2008 to 2010 with new City chief executive Ferran Soriano. More to follow.

Source: bbc_sport