Steve Coppell set to take Jamshedpur by storm
Former Kerala boss becomes the Head Coach of Jamshedpur Franchise of ISL.
Tata Steel on Friday announced the signing of Stephen James `Steve’ Coppell as the head coach of its Jamshedpur-based franchise, Jamshedpur Football Club, for the upcoming season of Indian Super League (ISL).
Last month, Tata Steel had successfully bid for the Jamshedpur-based franchise of the coveted ISL. Tata Steel also announced the signing of former India player Ishfaq Ahmed as the assistant coach.
As a player, he was a highly regarded right winger known for his speed and work rate.Coppell has a degree in economics which he gained at Liverpool University while playing for Manchester United.
He has managed Bristol City, Brighton & Hove Albion, Manchester City, Brentford and most recently Kerala Blasters.
Steve Coppell’s winning percentage with Kerala was 46% while he has 40% in his career total.