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Herbalife Gran Canaria adds Salva Maldonado as new head coach

The Catalan head coach returns to the island where he spent four seasons leading the yellow team.

Salvador Maldonado Ruiz (1959, Barcelona) will be the head coach of Herbalife Gran Canaria for the next season. The coach had already been in the team between 2005 and 2009. Now, he is back after his last two campaigns in Movistar Estudiantes.

Maldonado has leaded seven different teams in ACB, including Herbalife Gran Canaria. Right now he is in the sixth place in Liga Endesa with more than 600 games coached. Moreover, he overcame 300 wins in the Spanish League this season, milestone that only five another coaches have reached.

The introductory press conference of the new yellow head coach will be tomorrow at 12.00AM in the Gran Canaria Arena.