Mohun Bagan on Friday announced the appointment of forty-seven-year-old Spaniard Kibu Vicuna as their head educate for the 2019-’20 season.

A Uefa Pro Licence holder, the Vicuna, become at the helm of Wisla Plock inside the Polish first division league, and he’ll be successful Khalid Jamil. Vicuna has a wealth of revel in Spain and Poland and received the Polish League and the Polish Cup in 2012-thirteen as a part of Legia Warsaw coaching personnel.


“We have spoken with Kibu, and he’s satisfied and excited about the challenges of coaching in Mohun Bagan,” directors of Mohun Bagan FC, Srinjoy Bose, and Debashish Dutta, said in an announcement.

“Kibu has the ability, knowledge, and experience. He promotes younger players and has a style and a way of running similar to ours. He has a philosophy of the sport that is very just like Mohun Bagan’s philosophy and is a tough worker. Also, he’s enthusiastic about applying advanced technology to both education and fits.”

In 2015-16, Vicuna received the Polish Super Cup as a part of the Lech Poznan education body of workers and had worked substantially as an assistant with Jan Urban, an experienced Polish teacher who represented Poland in the 1986 World Cup.

He also changed into a quintessential part of the Legia Warsaw education group, which became beaten in the final playoff spherical of the Uefa Champions League and ultimately played the Europa League group in 2013-14.

He has coached distinguished footballers like Raul Garcia, Cesar Azpilicueta, Nacho Monreal, and Javi Martinez and was concerned with children teams of former La Liga club CA Osasuna.

Vicuna also has received several expert education titles from the Spanish Football Federation, such as Professor of Tactics, Master of Physical Preparation.