Iranian coach Skocic sacked 5 months earlier than Qatar World Cup

Croatian Dragan Skocic, head coach of the Iranian males’s nationwide staff, has been fired lower than 5 months earlier than the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, official information company IRNA reported.

The choice comes after a string of poor outcomes and performances that included two losses to South Korea, in addition to the pleasant 2-1 defeat in opposition to the North African aspect Algeria.

Skocic was named Iran’s head coach in February 2020 as a substitute for the Belgian coach Marc Wilmots, Xinhua reviews. Underneath him, Staff Melli certified for Qatar’s World Cup on prime of its group above South Korea.

Information of the Croatian coach’s dismissal got here after rumours have been heard over the previous few days {that a} rift had opened up amongst Iran’s gamers over his health for steering Staff Melli within the World Cup.

Staff Melli’s subsequent coach is purported to be a home one.

(Inputs from IANS)


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