NFD club appoints ex-Pirates coach

GladAfrica Championship

Royal Eagles have appointed former Orlando Pirates assistant coach Moma Medic as their new head coach.

Medic makes a quick return to the GladAfrica Championship after parting ways unceremoniously with Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila recently.

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The Serbian coach has joined Eagles on a two-year contract.

Eagles CEO Morgan Mammila has confirmed securing the signature of Medic to lead the Durban-based club this season.

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"We have a new coach. Moma Medic is our new coach. It's a two-year deal," Mammila tells

Eagles are sitting at the bottom of the GladAfrica Championship log with just six points from nine games.