QFA names Fossati as new coach
DOHA: The Qatar Football Association (QFA) on Saturday named Jorge
Fossati as the new coach of the national side.
QFA confirmed that it had parted ways with Daniel Carreno after the
Uruguayan had guided the national side to the third stage of the 2018
FIFA World Cup qualification.
However, Qatar lost to Iran and Uzbekistan, prompting QFA to name
Fossati, who coached Al Rayyan, has managed the Qatari side previously
QFA said Fossati brings rich experience in football coaching, having spent
a number of years in the region.
Fossati last season guided Al Rayyan to the Qatar Stars League (QSL)
title after the side had been demoted to the second tier of football in
QFA reaffirmed its desire to reaching the 2018 FIFA World Cup to be
held in Russia.
QFA thanked Carreno for his efforts.