Valencia Coach Marcelino Garcia Toral will missed his side’s Copa Del Rey clash with Las Palmas following his car crash with a wild boar on Christmas Eve.

The former Villarreal Coach was travelling back to his native Asturias for the Christmas holidays but his BMW was involved in a serious crash with the animal on the road.

Los Che’s squad were given a five-day break from training over Christmas but returned on Friday morning, although Marcelino has missed his duties due to medical advice.

The tactician returned to Valencia on Wednesday morning but will not travel to Gran Canaria for the match due to medical advice.

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