Poland names former coach Brzeczek as new coach

Resham Gupta
Last Updated: Jul 12 2018 18:00

FOOTBALL- Jerzy Brzeczek, former captain of Poland national team, has been appointed new coach of the team, Polish football association said in a statement on Thursday.

He will replace Adam Nawalka whose contract was not extended following Poland’s world cup exit at the group stage.

The new coach will present his plans and other members of the coaching staff on July 23, the Polish FA said in a statement.

Brzeczek has been the coach of Polish top division team Wisla Plock since 2017.