Al Ahly confirm Pitso Mosimane appointment

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Mosimane, 56, has agreed a two-year contract with the Egyptian Premier League champions and has been set a mandate to win the CAF Champions League after succeeding Swiss tactician Rene Weiler.

Ahly are currently in the semi-finals of Africa's elite club competition and in the last-16 of the Egyptian Cup and with the league title already secured, Mosimane will have the opportunity to secure the Egyptian giants a historic treble.

2. Gavin Hunt (8) - 2004 Absa Cup (Swallows); 2007
2. Gavin Hunt (8) - 2004 Absa Cup (Swallows); 2007/08 Absa Prem; 2008/09 Absa Prem; 2009/10 Absa Prem; 2012 Nedbank Cup (all SSU); 2016 MTN8; 2016/17 Absa Prem; 2017 TKO (all Wits)
3. Gordon Igesund (7) - 96/97 Castle Prem (Manning
3. Gordon Igesund (7) - 96/97 Castle Prem (Manning Rangers); '00 BP Top 8; 00/01 Prem (both Pirates); 01/02 Prem (Santos); 06/07 Prem; 07 SAA Supa 8 (both Downs); 2014 TKO (SSU)
4. Ted Dumitru (7 trophies) - 97/98 Castle Prem; 9
4. Ted Dumitru (7 trophies) - 97/98 Castle Prem; 98 Bob Save Super Bowl; 98/99 Castle Prem (all Sundowns); 03 Coca Cola Cup; 03/04 Prem; 04 Coca Cola Cup; 04/05 Prem (all Chiefs)
5. Muhsin Ertugral (7) - 2000 Bob Save Super Bowl;
5. Muhsin Ertugral (7) - 2000 Bob Save Super Bowl; 01 BP Top 8; 01 Coca Cola Cup; 01 African Cup Winner’s Cup (all Chiefs); 07 Absa Cup (Ajax CT); 07 TKO; 08 MTN (both Chiefs)
6. Stuart Baxter (5 trophies) - 2012/13 Absa Prem;
6. Stuart Baxter (5 trophies) - 2012/13 Absa Prem; 2013 Nedbank Cup; 2014 MTN8; 2014/15 Absa Prem (all Chiefs); 2016 Nedbank Cup; 2017 Nedbank Cup (both SuperSport)
7. Paul Dolezar (5 trophies) - 1997 Rothmans Cup;
7. Paul Dolezar (5 trophies) - 1997 Rothmans Cup; 1998 Rothmans Cup (both Chiefs); 1999 Rothmans Cup; 1999/00 Castle Prem (both Sundowns); 2005 SAA Supa 8 (Bloem Celtic)
8. Vladimir Vermezovic (3 trophies) - 2009 Telkom
8. Vladimir Vermezovic (3 trophies) - 2009 Telkom Knockout; 2010 Telkom Knockout (both Chiefs); 2014 Nedbank Cup (Pirates)
9. Ruud Krol (3 trophies) - 2010 MTN8; 2010/11 Abs
9. Ruud Krol (3 trophies) - 2010 MTN8; 2010/11 Absa Prem; 2011 Nedbank Cup (all Pirates)
10. Julio Leal (3 trophies) - 2009 Nedbank Cup (Sw
10. Julio Leal (3 trophies) - 2009 Nedbank Cup (Swallows); 2011 MTN8; 2011 Telkom Knockout (both Pirates)
1. Pitso Mosimane (13) - SuperSport: 1 x SAA Supa
1. Pitso Mosimane (13) - SuperSport: 1 x SAA Supa 8; 1 x Absa Cup; Sundowns: 5 x Absa Premiershi; 2 x Nedbank, 2 x TKO; 1 x CAFCL; 1 x Super Cup

"The contract with Mr Pitso Mosimane, South African head coach of the first team, is effective as of tomorrow, Friday 2 October 2020, for a period of two seasons," the club statement read.

"He will be joined with his assistants, which includes a general coach, a physical trainer and a performance analyst. Also joining is Belgian Michel Yancon as goalkeeping coach, who has been retained, and Sayed Abdel Hafeez as director of football."

Mosimane could make his coaching debut for The Red Devils on Sunday when they face Al Mokawloon on Sunday evening.

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