Kenya’s opponents in
the Group F of the 2014 World Cup Qualifiers Namibia have named a new coach for
the team, a month to the match against Malawi in Blantyre.
50 – year old Swede Roger Palmgren will be taking the post
left vacant by Bernard Kaanjuka who resigned after the team was beaten at home
by Malawi in a qualifier on Saturday 23 March.
Palmgren has some international experience having coached
the Rwandan national team before, as well as the Sierra Leone national team at
the 1996 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals in South Africa. His last job
was with South African top flight side Amazulu, with whom he parted company in
He takes over a team with three points from three matches
and sits third in the group.