Gurban Gurbanov appointed head coach of Azerbaijani national football team

# 08:15
3 November 2017

Gurban Gurbanov, who is the head coach of Azerbaijan’s Qarabag football club, will replace Robert Prosinecki as the head coach of the country’s national football team, APAsport reported.


This decision has been made at the meeting of Executive Committee of the Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan (AFFA), which is being held at the Baku Olympic Stadium.


On August 23, Qarabag FK entered the UEFA Champions League group stage, following the game with Copenhagen. This was the highest achievement of an Azerbaijani football team so far.