BY SAMSON MBII/CORRESPONDENT,MOMBASA ,18TH NOV 2017-The National soccer team Harambee stars has a new coach.Belgian Paul Put has been appointed to take the position that has been until Today Saturday November 18th was held by stanely Okumbi.WWW.UPESINEWS.CO.KE understands that Okumbi will be the deputy head coach.
The Belgium has penned two years contract with stars.He will be in charge of the Kenyans boys as the team head to this year’s CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup, which kicks off in Kenya on December 3.
Football Kenya Federation made the announcement on Saturday afternoon at its fifth Annual General Meeting which is currently underway at the coastal city of Mombasa.FKF chair Nick Mwendwa has expressed his confidence that the new coach will deliver Harambee stars dream going forward.“This is the big announcement today. We have been consulting on how to restructure to strengthen Harambee Stars technical bench, and Paul Put is our new head coach. He is the best person we have found, and we believe the journey to Afcon 2019 is still a reality even as he takes over,” he said.