Jorge Raffo – FC Shakhtar Academy Director

Tuesday, July 18, 2017



An Argentinian Jorge Raffo has taken charge of the Shakhtar Academy. The club will introduce the new academy chief on Wednesday, July 19


Jorge Oscar Raffo Hoffmeister (Jorge Raffo)

Born on April 23, 1965 in Argentina.

He played for Club Atletico Boca Juniors, Quilmes, CA Union de Santa Fe, Club Atletico Los Andes, Club Deportivo Italiano (all the clubs are Argentinian), Eintracht Werwick (Belgium), US Saint-Omer (France). After his player career, Jorge coached Club Almirante Brown and Atlanta (Argentina).

From 2002 to 2008 he worked as Director General of the CEFAR Football Training Centre (El Palomar, Buenos Aires). In 2006, he headed the Academy of Barcelona in Argentina. From 2011 to 2017 – Sports Director of the Club Atletico Boca Juniors Academy.