Javi Calleja began his career as a coach at Villarreal CF, where he managed teams in the various categories of the Club until he took the reins of the first team in the 2017/2018 season. He managed the 'groguets' in two stages: in the 2017/2018 season and in the 2019/2020 season, achieving qualification for the UEFA Europa League on both occasions. In the month of April of last year, he joined Deportivo Alavés with the aim of achieving permanence in the top flight and he succeeded.
Levante UD's new coach joins the Orriols club accompanied by assistant coach Quique Álvarez, physical trainer José Romero, goalkeeping coach Jesús Unanua and analyst Luismi Loro.
Javi Calleja will be presented as the new coach of Levante UD on Tuesday at 1:30pm in the Press Room of the Ciutat de València Stadium.