Kolkata, May 11, 2019: José Antonio “Kibu” Vicuña is expected to join Mohun Bagan FC in last week of June. The Spaniard was selected from a final shortlist due to his track record of developing young talent and professional coaching titles from Spanish Football Federation.
On 10th May, 2019, Vicuña and Mohun Bagan management had a formal discussion to finalize plans for upcoming season. Vicuña will be accompanied by support staff of his choice, including Assistant Coach and Physical Trainer. Other members of his support staff, namely Goalkeeping Coach and another Assistant Coach will be selected by Vicuña from a shortlist of Indian coaches. Mohun Bagan’s Technical Committee will also be part of the selection process.
Vicuña will be in charge of selecting foreigners for 2019 Calcutta Football League. Further contract extension of the said foreign players will be subject to performance in Calcutta Football League.