The former assistant coach of the Tunisian football team, Adel Sellimi has been appointed head of the African Club’s first football team, the club’s management committee announced on Thursday.
Sellimi, who had evolved for long seasons within the Bab Jedid club, will hold the reins of the senior team until June 2024.
The composition of the new club technical staff will be revealed later, we learn from the same source.
As a reminder, Montassar Louhichi had been sacked the day before, following the defeat suffered by the African Club in the clasico of the 5th play-off day of professional football league 1 in front of Etoile du Sahel (0-1), for find themselves 5th with 7 points and almost out of the title race.
The red and white have three defeats in the play-offs including a heavy defeat suffered during the 4th day against CS Sfaxien (0-3).