Saturday, June 28, 2014
Muammer Ozdemir appointed Ankaragucu manager !
Ankaragucu have appointed former youth team coach Muammer Ozdemir as the clubs new manager. The long search for a new manager was concluded yesterday as Ozdemir signed a contract with the club and said he was delighted to return to the club.
The club have been searching for a new manager since Celal Kibrizli was sacked at the end of the season. After top target Mustafa Kaplan agreed a new deal with Haceteppe the club set its sights on other targets.
The appointment of Ozdemir will be a big surprise for not only the fans, but the man himself. He has been out of football for the last 7 years, but President Yiginer and the Ankaragucu board have decided that he is the man to take the club forward. Ozdemir was responsible for producing some excellent young players at Ankaragucu in his last spell, the likes of Abdulkadir Kayali, Umut Kurt and Atilla Aybars Garhan all played under him at youth level.
Reports from inside the club also claim the upcoming congress may be canceled after positive signs of investment from businessmen from Ankara and the municipality. The club also have players they have targeted and are in talks with as the look to rebuild the squad.
More to follow....