After a lifetime as a basketball player, having achieved up to four promotions to the ACB, in 2018 he hung up his shoes and stayed at HLA Alicante to try his luck as head coach.

In his first year as a coach, Rivero achieved promotion to the LEB Oro where he managed to consolidate the team for the next two seasons, reaching the final of the Princess Cup and being eliminated from the fight for promotion in the semifinals against which to the dessert was the winner, the Breogán River Milk.

“I am very happy to sign for Palencia Baloncesto. It is a reference club in the category, an ambitious club that always seeks to fight to the fullest and I think it is an important moment of growth for me. I am looking forward to starting working to create a very competitive squad so that we will be able to do a good basketball this year “ commented the Segovian in his first statements as a purple technician.

Palencia Baloncesto welcomes you and wishes you many successes in this new journey that we started together.