Martins handed Tottenham role

09 July 2012 10:47

Tottenham have appointed Luis Martins as first-team coach, the club have announced.

Martins has previously worked at Sporting Lisbon, where he oversaw the Under-17 and Under-19 sides and was also the club's assistant coach in 2004-05, and Braga. Last year he travelled to Saudi Arabia to work with the national and Olympic teams.

A short statement on Tottenham's official website said: "The club is delighted to announce the appointment of Luis Martins as first-team coach."

Martins will work beneath new Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas, who has yet to recruit his number two.

Source: PA

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