Steve Coppell set to take Jamshedpur by storm

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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.

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