Marcelino Garcia Toral he trained the Huelva team between 2005 and 2007 and in his first season (2005-2006) he achieved promotion to the First Division as second champion and in the following year he achieved eighth place in the highest category, the best historical classification of the dean club.
The Asturian technician will receive the newly created 'Mackay Award', which bears the last name of the founder of the club, the Scottish William Alexander Mackay, and that will be awarded from now on to people linked to football who stand out for "good sports values" demonstrated in this sport, the club said in a statement.
The club gives recognition to Marcellin for his "splendid sports career", always linked to the "respect and knowledge" of the clubs in which he worked, in addition to his good work marked by "discipline, passion, enthusiasm, commitment and full dedication to the sport ".
The 'Mackay' ’Football Gala will be held on Tuesday, December 3 at the Casa Colon Conference Center, where the assembly and founding firm of 'Huelva Recreativon Club' was held in 1889.
Marcellin It is sweet, and it is that the technician could close this chapter with a new professional challenge, because after the dismissal of the technician Arsenal, and also exvalencianista, Unai Émery, the Spaniard could make the leap to the Premier League to take over as leader of the gunners.
Marcelino himself, former coach of the Dean, acknowledged in statements to Canal Sur Radio That “is a lot for me. That my step is still remembered fills me with satisfaction. I am very happy to return to Huelva. Whenever I come, people show me their love and respect. At the moment they offered me the possibility from the first moment I said yes. ”