María Tato makes the leap to the Federation from Athletic

After leaving the board of the Athletic, Maria
Tato already has a new role. Will take over direct women's football in the Federation
Soccer. In this way, she becomes one of the new members of the team of the re-elected president Luis
Rubiales for the next four years.

Yesterday afternoon the resignation of Maria
Tato of her position as deputy secretary in the board of Aitor
Elizegi at Athletic for professional reasons. He was part of the rojiblanco president's roster and joined his board from the first moment. Also in the Bilbao club his hand had been noticed in aspects related to women's football.

Now, as confirmed by the Federation
Soccer, will continue her work in this field, but as director of the department dedicated to the development of women's football in the new direction she is structuring Luis
Rubiales, reelected president of the Federation this same monday. The decision to incorporate your work team to Maria
Tato has been one of the first to have adopted Rubiales at the beginning of his second term.

Until now, Tato held the position of deputy secretary in the Athletic
Club. Graduated in Law, she is president of the Association of Women Directors and Executives of the Basque Country and of the Confederation of Training Companies of the Basque Country (CECAP) and lawyer at the firm Affiance

His career linked to sport has led him to the legal advice of the Union of Basque Sports Federations; as well as to preside over the Court of Arbitration for Sport of the Basque Country. He is a member of Basque Anti-Violence Committee in sports, as well as a teacher of the UPV / EHU.

To all this professional resume will now join her position as director of Women's Soccer of the Spanish Federation.