Dabang Mumbai as a result of long wait got their new coach. The hunt of finding the perfect coach has ended on Jay Stacy. Australia’s three-time Olympic medallist and 1999 World Player of the Year Jay Stacy is appointed as the new coach of Dabang Mumbai for upcoming season.
The team was waiting from last year for getting a coach after their coach Valentin Altenburg was promoted as German senior team’s head coach. Altenburg wanted to come back and join the team again if team didn’t get the coach but German Hockey Federation wanted him to focus on the German senior team so he could not return.
According to some sources, on January 8 Dabang Mumbai is expected to assemble at Mahindra Stadium. According to Viren Rasquinha, Dabang’s chief mentor the training session of the team will be open for public to come and watch team’s hard practice.