FILE - Christian Gross, Zamalek's new head coach
CAIRO – 3 July 2018: Christian Gross, the new Zamalek head coach, expressed his happiness and pride to take charge of a football team like Zamalek.
Gross said in the press conference made for introducing him as Zamalek new coach to the media that he turned to a Zamalek fan once he signed the contract. Gross promised to do his best to help the team achieve titles, stressing that the players should have a strong will and a challenge-loving spirit in the forthcoming phase.
The Swiss coach declared that he respects all competitors, but his main aim is to collect titles, promising the fans that he will work hard to make them happy in the upcoming period.
Zamalek previously attempted to sign Gross but failed.
Mortada Mansour, president of Zamalek, announced the signing of Gross to take charge of the football team during the next season. The coaching staff will contain four assistants, a general coach, a performance analyst, a goalkeeping coach, and a fitness trainer.