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The newest franchise in the Indian Super League owned by TATA has signed Former Kerala Blaster manager Steve Coppell.
The Manager having experienced Indian super league last season will be in better position going into the next season. TATA earlier was linked with Columbian coach Carlos Restrepo but reports have confirmed that the deal has been called off.
Steve Coppell was expecting an extension with Kerala Blasters but the franchise decided to sign Stuart Pearce instead of him. Steve will have a familiar face in form of Ishfaq Ahmad as his assistant coach. Ishfaq was part of Kerala Blaster as player cum coach.
Steve will definitely have something to prove when he will go face to face against his former club Kerala Blasters.