Albert Roca could be the Indian National team coach

Albert Roca head coach of Bengaluru FC reacts during match 83 of the Hero Indian Super League between Jamshedpur FC and Bengaluru FC held at the Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar, India on the 25th Feb 2018Photo by: Deepak Malik / ISL / SPORTZPICS

Albert Roca could be the Indian National team coach


Indian national football team coach  Stephen Constantine resigned immediately after India bowed out of the AFC Asian Cup, losing to Bahrain in their last match in a disappointing fashion. Since then, the head coach position has been lying vacant.

And The former Bengaluru coach coach be the man to train the  National football team .he  has the support of none other than  captain Sunil Chhetri, which makes him likely to be appointment

Roca was considered as the possible contender even when Stephen Constantine was employed with the job. Couple of months before the Asian Cup, all was not well between Chhetri and Constantine. It was heard that the Indian captain made an approach to the AIFF to remove Constantine from the position.

. The fact that he has been able to balance Bengaluru’s hectic schedule is something which makes him stand out. Tactically, he has just been exceptional,” Bhutia wrote in his column.However, the Spaniard was appointed as the head coach of China’s U-23 team just a couple of months ago. Just a few days after that,  bowed out of the Asian Cup and Constantine resigned from his position.

Even before Chhetri, former Indian captain Bhaichung Bhutia, in his column in Times advocated for the appointment of Roca as the Indian head coach