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Will Mladan Karstaich, former coach of Maccabi Tel Aviv and current Bulgarian national team, return to Israeli football?
After the news about Red Star Belgrade's interest in Barak Becher, officials in Serbian football claimed to Walla!
Sports that if Bacher does leave the Greens, one of the main candidates to take his place is Krastich.
The coach spoke in friendly talks last year with senior officials at Maccabi Haifa and according to the same Serbian official, in the event that Haifa is looking for a coach, Krstaich is expected to be high on the list of candidates.
According to the same source, the Haifa management will present the coach's name as a candidate to the professional management.
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Karstaich (Photo: Ariel Shalom)
It's no secret that the coach is friends with the former player of the Greens, Giovanni Russo, but as mentioned, according to the same sources, Russo is not the only person in Haifa who greatly appreciates the Serbian coach.
In any case, if and when Bacher leaves, the decision regarding the identity of the next coach will be made by professional manager Gal Alberman, who will have to choose both from among candidates he will place himself and from among candidates who will be offered to him.
By the way, Krstaich's Bulgaria started their Euro qualifying campaign very badly with a 1:0 home loss to Montenegro and two days ago they were defeated 3:0 away by Hungary.
In June, the Bulgarians are expected to play against Lithuania and then against the strong Serbia.