Former champion Chennai City FC on Thursday appointed Satyasagara as the team’s new head coach for the upcoming I-League season.
Satyasagara, a former assistant coach of the club, replaces Singapore’s Akbar Nawas, who parted ways with CCFC in October last.
“I am delighted for the new opportunity that has come my way. As everyone knows I was working with Akbar Nawas and I am familiar with the CCFC culture and setup. I am also excited to work with young local talents,” Satyasagar said in a statement issued by the club.
“The local talent in Tamil Nadu has always excited me and I am waiting to see what is in store for us this year,” he added.
Satyasagara has a lot of experience behind his back as he has been involved with coaching for almost 26 years now.
Club owner Rohit Ramesh said: “He has been with us for…