After playing in Brazil and Russia respectively, the India U17 World Cup squads are all set to start training in Goa later this week under an interim coach.
But now the Indian U17 boys can expect to have a new full-time coach latest by February 15, as the All India Football Federation (AIFF) and Head Coach of India U-17 National Team, Nicolai Adam have on Tuesday agreed to part ways by mutual consent.
Thanking and acknowledging Mr. Nicolai Adam’s contribution to Indian Football, All India Football Federation General Secretary Mr. Kushal Das said, “We are grateful to Nicolai for his services towards development of the Indian U-17 National Team and wish him all the best for his future endeavours.”
“The process of selecting a new National coach for the U-17 National Team has already been initiated. We shall appoint a replacement very soon and also hope to get the desired results,” he added.
Mr. Nicolai Adam, who had taken charge of the Team in April 2015 said, “I am grateful to AIFF for giving me the opportunity to serve as coach of the Indian U-17 National Team. I wish all the bright young talent the very best.”