BY ROMULUS HUTA
LOCAL soccer coach Eddie Marahare will take on the head coaching role of Henderson Eels Football Club for the new season of the Telekom S-League.
This follows his resignation from long-time club KOSSA FC last week.
Marahare will assume responsibilities with his new club this week, Henderson Eels owner Hudson Wakio confirms yesterday.
“Henderson Eels FC Management would like to formally announce that Eddie Marahare has been appointed as head coach to lead Eels FC for the 2018 TSL season.
“Eddie will be assisted by Chris Asipara as the TSL assistant coach.
“Chris Asipara will still look after Eels HFA team and will be assisted by Stanley Puairana.
“Eels team trainer for the new season is Eddie Koke. Other technical positions will be announced soon.
“In the meantime, I would like to wish Eddie Marahare, Chris Asipara and the team best of luck for the new season.
“The management will always support you in whatever plans you come up with to move Eels forward this new season,” Wakio stated in an official statement issued by the club.
Marahare is one of KOSSA’s longest serving coaches.
Acknowledging Marahare’s many contributions to their club over the past seasons, KOSSA Executive Committee Member, Robert Seni wished their former head coach all the best in his new appointment with Henderson Eels.
“We would like to offer our most sincere congratulations upon your assumption of your new responsibilities.
“We at the club pledge our further support and look forward to a productive cooperation with you.
“We wish you every success in your future role as the coach of Henderson Eels,” Seni expressed.
The new TSL season will begin Wednesday next week.