Micho officially takes over as Zambia national team head coach
Zambia have been in search for their national team head coach since Sven Vandenbroeck’s contract was not renewed in March following their failure to qualify for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.
— Chipolopolodiehards (@chipolopolodh) February 3, 2020
The Serbian tactician has been without a job since he left Egyptian side Zamalek by mutual consent in early December.
His first competitive games in charge of the Chipolopolo will be 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers home and away against Botswana.
Former Orlando Pirates coach, Milutin “Micho” Sredojević has been unveiled as the new Head Coach of Chipolopolo by the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ). pic.twitter.com/2Lylbmq1Sm
— SupabetsZambia (@Supabets_Zambia) February 4, 2020
This is Micho’s third national team in Africa after Rwanda and Uganda. In 2017, he led Uganda’s Cranes to first Nations Cup finals after 39 years’ absence.