SRINAGAR: Pune City Football Club appointed Salman Mir as Assistant Team Manager for Indian Super League (ISL) season 2019, a statement issued by State Football Academy said.
Hailing from Baghat Barzulla, Salman is the first Team Manager from Kashmir who has been appointed in one of the renowned clubs of India.
Salman has been affiliated with SFA as a Team Manager,he has also served other reputed clubs of Kashmir like Real Kashmir Football Club, and Lonestar Kashmir Football Club as a Team Manager and Assistant Team Manager respectively.
He has also served in Second Division I-League as a Team Manager for Universal Football Academy and as an Assistant Coach for Challenger Novelty FA.
Salman said that it is dream come true for him to join hands with one of the renowned clubs of India.
He said that SFA has played a crucial role in his success. “SFA has contributed a lot in my success. SFA is doing a great job by availing opportunities to young talents,” he adds.
He said that his family has always remained supportive and hailed Executive Officer of SFA Majid Yousuf, International footballers, Mehrajudin Wadoo, Ishfaq Ahmad and Technical Director of SFA, Sajid Yousuf, Hilal Rasool Parray besides other person who had guided him throughout his journey and has contributed in success.