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Today formally Maradona as coach of Al Vasl4-06-2011
Argentinian legend Diego Armando Maradona will be presented officially as coach of Al Vasl today. This will happen in a press conference in Dubai. Tomorrow, former coach of Argentina will meet with fans and the team from the United Arab Emirates.
Maradona signed a two-year contract with Al Vasl on May 17 this year, but today for the first time since then will return to the Arab country.
Maradona will attend tomorrow's home match against Al Vasl Al Shara, the last for the team this season.
It is not yet clear how long Maradona will remain in Dubai, announced the club. "We need to talk about summer training, new recruits and the coaching staff, which means that it will stay here awhile," said spokesman Al Vasl.
Some time ago the new club Maradona made an unsuccessful attempt to attract its ranks World Cup 2010 top scorer Diego Forlan.
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