Christoph Daum is Linked to Iran’s Esteghlal

Christoph Daum, the German football manager, is linked to Esteghlal, the Iranian club.

According to the announcement by the head of director boards of Esteghlal, Christoph Daum is one of the options to take Esteghlal’s role. After the recent loss of Esteghlal to Sepahan FC during AFC Champions League games which eliminated Esteghlal in knockout phase, the executives of Esteghlal are looking to replace the head coach.

Club Brugge was the last team of Christoph Daum in 2011–2012. In 1994–1995 season he went to Turkey for managing Beşiktaş. In the same season he won the 1. Lig of Turkey.

However, Amir Ghalenoei has better chance to take the responsibility. He has won three titles with Tehran based club before. In 2005–06 he won Iran Pro League with Esteghlal and in 2002 and 2008 he claimed the title of Hazfi Cup with this club. He is currently the manager of Traktor FC but it seems he won’t renew his contract for the next season.


He was used to be the editor of MNG online magazine and he could bring a lot of achievements for that particular site . Currently he is studying civil engineering in the main university of Baku the capital of Azerbaijan . He born on 1992 in Tehran , Iran but moved to Azerbaijan when he was thirteen . He joined Kabir News team from 2010 and base on his offer group decided to start this online edition in 2012 . Phone number: +994124970063 , Email address: Amir (at) KabirNews.com

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