TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Mehrdad Karimian was named interim coach of Iranian team Shahin Bushehr on Wednesday.
- Sports news -
The 38-year-old coach was working as assistant coach of Croatian coach Miso Krsticevic in Shahin in the current season.
After Krsticevic announced that he would not return to Iran due to COVID-19 fears, the Bushehr-based football club named Karimian as interim coach until the end of the season.
The Shahin officials have also said Croatian coach Darko Drazic will be added to the coaching staff soon.
Shahin Bushehr sits 15th in the Iran Professional league (IPL), two points above rock-bottom Paykan.