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Chennaiyin FC ropes in German Head Coach Thomas Brdarić for upcoming season

Chennaiyin FC Head Coach Thomas Brdaric Indian Super League 2022-2023

Chennaiyin FC have confirmed their head coach in the form of former German forward, who have the experience of playing for some big German clubs, Thomas Brdarić for the upcoming season of the Indian Super League.

Chennaiyin FC, the two times Indian Super League champions finished 8th in the Indian Super League 2020-2021 season, 14 points off the fourth placed Kerala Blasters in the points table.

After winning the competition last in 2017-2018 season, Chennaiyin have fallen of the top of the ladder. Even though they made a fairytale comeback in the 2019-2020 season under Owen Coyle to reach the final, they were defeat by ATK in the final.

The next season, they lost the services of Owen Coyle and brought in Bozidar Bandovic as the head coach, but the season didn't go to plan as they finished 8th. The club has now confirmed German tactician Thomas Brdarić has the head coach for the upcoming season.

The Chennai based club had made several enquiries and interviews, including the likes of former India Head coach Stephen Constantine and John Carver, but have finally services Thomas Brdarić as the boss.

Thomas, the 47-years-old was a forward player during his playing days, playing for the likes of German clubs such as Fortuna Düsseldorf, Fortuna Köln, Bayer Leverkusen, VfL Wolfsburg and Hannover 96. He also has 8 appearances for the German national team, in which, he has scored 1 goal.

Before joining Chennaiyin FC, Brdarić was managing in Albanian top division club KF Vllaznia in the Kategoria Superiore. Last season, he managed the team in 36 matches across various competitions and won 15 matches, drawn 12 matches and lost 9 of them.

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