SABA - Yemen news agency

Print date: 23-07-2019
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Portuguese coach for national football team

SANA'A, Aug 22 (Saba) – Yemen intends to contract with a Portuguese coach to train its national football team, the state-run has said.

Jose De Moraes, who will replace the Egyptian coach Mohsen Saleh, is expected to arrive in the country next Sunday to sign the contract and hold talks with Yemeni officials, head of the technical committee at the Yemeni Football Federation Abu Bakr al-Mas said.

Results of the talks would be announced during a press conference that is planned to be held immediately after signing the contract.

Moraes would be given more power to name and exclude players.