Qatar SC appoint Hasek new coach
DOHA: Czech Ivan Hasek was unveiled as Qatar SC new coach in a press conference held at the club’s headquarters on Friday.
The 50 year-old replaces Sebastiao Lazaroni who led the yellow and black for seven years that were interrupted by a short spell with Qatar National team.
A coach since 1999, Hašek managed former clubs Sparta Prague and Strasbourg, as well as J-League’sVissel KobeAl Wasl of UAEand French giants Saint Etienne.In December 2007, he took the reins ofDubai -basedAl Ahli.
In June 2009, Hašek became president of theCzech Football Association.However, on 7 July, he announced that he was taking over theNational teamas head coach, until the end of the2010 World Cup qualifiers. Hasek announced his resignation as Czech Republic manager on 14 October 2009. On 26 June 2011, he left his role as FA president and returned to club action and Al-Ahli Dubai.
In January 2012, Hašek took over the head coach job atAl Hilal of KSA.