Al Khor sign French coach Casoni


Al Khor signed French coach Bernard Casoni after they had sacked Tunisian Adel Sellimi and put Under-23 coach Omar Najhi in charge.

Casoni signed the deal with Al Khor Sports Club President Hassan Juma Al Mohannadi.

Casoni began his coaching career in 1999 with Olympique Marseille. He was also  at the helm of Club Africain and Etoile du Sahel in Tunisia.

As a player, Casoni started off with French club Cannes in 1978. He also represented clubs like Marseille and the French national team.

Al Khor will take on Umm Salal in Week 7 of the QNB Stars League at the Al Gharafa Stadium on Friday, 28th September. They have only two points and are 11th in the standings.

Al Khor had drawn goalless with Qatar SC in the previous round under caretaker coach Najhi.