Jokanovic: We will try to make the fans happy and proud of the team
MOSCOW, June 17 – Slavisha Jokanovic, in his first commentary as the head coach of the Dynamo Moscow football club, promised to try to make the Blue and White fans feel joy and pride in the team.
On Friday, it was announced that Jokanovic was appointed to the post of head coach of Dynamo. The contract with the 53-year-old Serb is for one year and includes the option of automatic renewal for the 2023/24 and 2024/25 seasons, respectively, in case of achieving certain results.
“I am motivated and very happy to lead a club with such a long and glorious history. Our plan is to start the pre-season preparation of the team as soon as possible. We will try to keep Dynamo achieving good results, and the fans feel a sense of joy and pride for the club. I worked in different countries and leagues, and the opportunity to discover a new championship is an additional motivation for me. My coaching staff and I will personally make every effort to help the club fight to achieve its goals, “Jokanovic was quoted by the official website of the bronze medal winner of the Russian premier league.
Previously, Jokanovic coached the Serbian side Partizan, which led to two victories in the championship and the Cup of the country, as well as the Thai Muangtong, the Bulgarian Levski, the Spanish Hercules, the English Watford, Fulham and Sheffield United. Israeli “Maccabi” (Tel Aviv) and Qatari “Al-Garafa”. He played as a player in Yugoslavia and in Spain, becoming the champion with Deportivo in 2000.