So, finally debates and speculations on one of the hottest topics in Indian football this season seems to be coming to an end. The AIFF now has its compass pointing towards a new name and face for the post of Chief coach for men’s National football team. The new face is quite familiar to all the Indian football followers as he has been the Assistant Coach to two former coaches. Reports suggest that Mr. Savio Madeira is tipped to be the favourite to take over the throne, getting his due promotion this time around. Savio served his tenure as Assistant Coach under Bob Houghton and more recently under Armando Colaco. The Goans has been pretty successful at his stint so far, mentoring India in Asia Cup after an absenteeism of 27 years. Bob Houghton was shown the door immediatly after the coveted continental cup, and Dempo head coach took over the helm for Indian lads. Controversially, he was also accused of scouting and persuading many players […]
The AIFF is all set to hire a new coach for the national team in next few weeks. No names have been officially nominated yet but multiple coaches have been linked with the post. TheHardTackle profiles five coaches linked with the job for managing Indian national team.