Kolkata giant Mohun Bagan have confirmed the signing of Khalid Jamil as the new head coach. Khalid will take over from Sankarlal Chakraborty who resigned day before, taking the blame for team´s poor performance in ongoing 2018/19 I-League.
“With immense pleasure we wish to inform you that Mr. Khalid Jamil has been appointed as the new Head Coach of Mohun Bagan Senior Football Team for remainder of 2018-2019 football season.” a club statement read in social media post.
Jamil is expected to bring in his experience to the team and change the fortunes of Green and Maroon side who are struggling at the moment in 6th place in I-league standings.
Jamil, having guided Aizawl FC to their maiden I-League triumph, the Mumbaikar was roped in amid fanfare with a two-year contract by East Bengal last season. However, at the end of the season East Bengal sacked Jamil after he failed to live up to the club´s expectations with one year left on his contract.
Jamil´s first assignment will be a home tie against Minerva Punjab on Wednesday.
I-league winning coach Khalid Jamil will take over the charge of Green and Maroon Brigade as Head Coach for rest of the season...
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