Schmidt tipped for Cameroon post


The veteran German trainer lasted just 12 games at Leopards after joining them in January, was replaced for the final flurry of the season by Boebie Solomons.

Schmidt held meetings at the weekend with officials from both the Cameroon Football Federation and the country’s powerful sports ministry, according to reports reports.

Schmidt, who will be 60 in January, is being earmarked as a possible assistant to another German Otto Pfister, who Cameroon are seeking to appoint as their new coach.

Schmidt has also previously worked in Ghana and Egypt.