Aizawl FC appoint Santosh Kashyap as new head coach

Last Updated: Feb 13 2018 19:39

FOOTBALL- Defending I-League champion Aizawl FC has appointed Santosh Kashyap as head coach after sacking Paulo Meneses for the team's poor performance on Monday.

Aizawl has not won a single match in the last seven outings and are currently sixth on the league table with 17 points from 13 matches.

“Aizawl Football Club is delighted to announce the appointment of Santosh Kashyap as the new Head Coach for the senior team. Welcome Coach Kashyap, and all the best!” the club announced on its Twitter handle.

Kashapy also expressed his happiness and said, "It is a proud moment for me. Joining a club in the middle of the season is a big challenge for me as well, so I will use my experience to try and do something great for the club."