Club announcement: Luis Martins
The Club is delighted to announce the appointment of Luis Martins as First Team Coach.
Luis previously worked at Sporting Lisbon winning national titles as coach of their Under-17 and Under-19 sides in 2004 and 2006, respectively, working with teams which included Cristiano Ronaldo, Nani and Joao Moutinho.
He was also Assistant Coach for their First Team during the 2004/05 season when Sporting reached the final of the UEFA Cup and later moved to SC Braga in 2008 as their Head of Youth Development.
During 2011, he worked with Saudi Arabia's national and Olympic teams and last season coached Al Ahli's Under-23 side to the national championship in Saudi Arabia.