Arthur Papas, an Australian tactician has been appointed as the chief coach of the AIFF regional academy at Father Agnel School in Navi Mumbai.
Papas has worked at the Australian Institute of Sports and has also worked under Dutch Coach Jan Versleijen for two years.
At the age of 30, he took charge as the Head Coach of Oakleigh Cannons FC and he was adjudged the ‘Coach of the Year. His last assignment was with the A-League side Newcastle Jets in which he worked as the Assistant Coach as well as the Youth Team Coach.
The highly-rated Australian, Arthur Papas, signed a contract with All India Football Federation on Monday (May 7) and is expected to take charge at the academy from Wesnesday.