Renard thanks Zambia, Kalusha

Renard thanks Zambia, Kalusha

Former Zambia national team coach, Herve Renard has paid glowing tribute to FAZ chief Kalusha Bwalya and the people of Zambia for according him an opportunity to work with Chipololpolo as well as giving him the chance to further his personal career by releasing him to take up a new challenge in France.

The Football Association of Zambia on Monday announced the release of Herve Renard from the job of National coach of the Zambian National Football Team. The 2012 Nations Cup winning coach has been offered a wonderful opportunity at FC Sochaux in the top league in France.

In his first comments since the announcement of his release, the 2012 Nations Cup winning coach and African Coach of the Year said: “I would like to thank Kalusha for this opportunity and for allowing me to further my career. I enjoyed working with him and together we did the best to further the development and rise of the Chipolopolo. I wish the team well.”

“I will never forget Zambia,” Renard said as he left Football House Monday afternoon.