Jorge Theiler was named Atlanta United’s Assistant Coach on November 13, 2016.
He previously worked at Newell’s Old Boys where he was mostly involved with the club’s youth teams. Theiler is a former Argentine international with 20-plus years of coaching experience, who also played alongside Martino with Newell’s Old Boys in the 1980s.
He has served as Martino’s assistant coach at a few different stops including Newell’s, Almirante, Platense and Cordoba. Theiler also served as the head coach at Libertad (2004) and Cordoba (2005). His extensive background with youth teams includes work at Newell’s and River Plate.