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Management
UNZUE LABIANO Eusebio
(General Manager)
JAIMERENA LAURNAGARAY José Luis
(Sports Director)
GALILEA ZURBANO Alfonso
(Ass. Sports Director)
ARRIETA LUJAMBIO José Luis
(Ass. Sports Director)
LAGUIA MARTINEZ José Luis
(Ass. Sports Director)
GARCIA ACOSTA José Vicente
(Ass. Sports Director)
MOVISTAR TEAM (MOV) - ESP

The Movistar team is arguably the best Spanish UCI WorldTour team and has new hopes and ambitions for 2013.

Alejandro Valverde's return to racing after a doping ban lifted the team's ambitions and results, with the Spaniard finishing a deserved second overall in the Vuelta Espana. Movistar also won the opening team time trial, while Rui Costa showed his stage race talent by winning the Tour de Suisse.

Movistar made little impact in the one-day classics but Francisco Ventoso gave the team its second consecutive Spanish national road race title and Colombia's Nairo Quintana took six classy wins and showed he has huge potential in the mountains.

Marzio Bruseghin, Vasil Kiryienka, Ignas Konovalovas, David Garcia and Branislau Samoilau have all left the team but new signings for 2013 include talented British time trialist Alex Dowsett, Italian stage race prodigy Eros Capecchi and veteran mountain domestique Sylvester Szmyd of Poland.

Former Italian National Champion Giovanni Visconti, 2011 Vuelta winner Juan Jose Cobo and Russia's Vladimir Karpets all remain, providing a backbone of experience and results along with Ventoso, sprinter Jose Rojas, Angel Madrazo and highly respected veteran Pablo Lastras.

“We've kept the base, the block that gave us such great success during the last two seasons. We expect to equal the results obtained these past two years and with a solid leader like Alejandro, you have to think about places on the Grand Tour podiums and that's what we'll take a shot at,” team manager Eusebio Unzue said.
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Riders
AMADOR BAKKAZAKOVA Andrey CRC 29.08.1986
CAPECCHI Eros ITA 13.06.1986
CASTROVIEJO NICOLAS JONATHAN ESP 27.04.1987
COBO ACEBO Juan Jose ESP 11.02.1981
DOWSETT Alex GBR 03.10.1988
ERVITI OLLO Imanol ESP 15.11.1983
FARIA DA COSTA Rui Alberto POR 05.10.1986
GUTIERREZ PALACIOS José Ivan ESP 27.11.1978
HERRADA LOPEZ José ESP 01.10.1985
HERRADA LOPEZ Jesus ESP 26.07.1990
INTXAUSTI ELORRIAGA Benat ESP 20.03.1986
KARPETS Vladimir RUS 20.09.1980
LASTRAS GARCIA Pablo ESP 20.01.1976
MADRAZO RUIZ Angel ESP 30.07.1988
MORENO BAZAN Javier ESP 18.07.1984
OSPINA HERNANDEZ Argiro Alonso COL 03.09.1991
PLAZA MOLINA Ruben ESP 29.02.1980
QUINTANA ROJAS Nairo Alexander COL 04.02.1990
ROJAS GIL Jose Joaquin ESP 08.06.1985
SANZ Enrique ESP 11.09.1989
SZMYD Sylvester POL 02.03.1978
TERUEL ROVIRA Eloy ESP 20.11.1982
VALVERDE BELMONTE Alejandro ESP 25.04.1980
VENTOSO ALBERDI Francisco José ESP 06.05.1982
VISCONTI Giovanni ITA 13.01.1983
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