David Martín had a successful playing career, and after retirement, he stayed in water polo as a coach. Firstly, he coached Barceloneta.
He took over the Spanish national team in 2017. In the last few years, the Spanish national team returned to the way of success. Between 2018 and 2020, Spain won three silver medals (two at the Europeans and one at the World Championships). Under Martin’s guidance, Spain reached the Olympic semifinals for the first time in the 21st century and finished 4th in Tokyo.
David Martín’s Top 5 of 2021