Al Sadd have appointed Cosmin Olaroiu as their new coach.
The 11-time Qatar champions have entrusted the Romanian with the task of leading them through the upcoming Crown Prince Cup and
Emir Cup campaigns.
The 39-year-old left Saudi Arabian
giants Al Hilal last month in controversial circumstances. After leading
his team to a cup win, he supposedly insulted Saudi royalty during the
Olaroiu was upset by the security arrangements
during the ceremony and abruptly stormed out. On his way, he placed a club
shirt bearing the Crown Prince’s image onto a podium in what was seen by some as a disrespectful gesture.
Al Sadd’s website announced that the
Romanian had signed a two-year contract and has already attended a training