Mohun Bagan have appointed Khalid Jamal as head coach to replace Sankarlal Chakraborty who resigned from the post on Sunday.
Khalid Jamal previously led Aizawl FC to the I-League championship in the 2016-17 season. Aizawl FC who were supposed to be relegated in their title-winning season, but were reinstated and went on to became the first northeastern team to win the I-League.
Following his unprecedented and unexpected success at Aizawl FC, he was signed by East Bengal the next season (2017-18
Khalid Jamil’s first challenge will be the match against defending champions Minerva Punjab FC on January 9th at home.