1690150709 Who is Nixon Perea the coach who will replace Chicho

Who is Nixon Perea, the coach who will replace “Chicho” Salas at Alianza Lima?

Who is Nixon Perea the coach who will replace Chicho

This Sunday, July 23, it became known Guillermo “Chicho” Salas stopped being a coach Lima Alliance after a performance and earnings crisis. Against this background, the national press reported about it Perea Nixon He will take over the position of coach on an interim basis until management succeeds in hiring an experienced strategist. In this note we tell you more details about the Colombian manager’s career.

Who is Nixon Perea?

Perea Nixon He is a 50-year-old former Colombian soccer player who now works as a coach. During his time as a player, he played for several teams from his country: Atlético Nacional, Deportivo Pereira, Independiente de Santa Fe and Atlético Huila, among others. With the Verdolaga team he was national champion in 1994 and runner-up in 1995 in the Copa Libertadores.

In 2013, the coffee farmer began his career as a coach in the smaller divisions of Atlético Nacional, with whom he won two U-20 national titles in 2016 and 2018.

In 2023 he assumed the position of coach of the reserve Lima Alliance. With this squad, the strategist has just played the Copa Libertadores Sub-20, where the intimates added just one point (the product of a draw and two losses) and finished last in their group.

When will Nixon Perea make his Alianza Lima debut?

Perea Nixon will have his first game as coach of Lima Alliance in the duel against César Vallejo for date 6 of the final tournament of league 1 2023. This match will take place on Saturday 29 July at 20:30 at the Mansiche Stadium in Trujillo.