Appointed Zambia coach in February 2020, Micho Sredojevic was sacked on Saturday by the Zambian Federation (FAZ). “ FAZ can confirm that they have reached a mutual separation agreement with their senior men’s national team coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic. After a meeting between the FAZ and the coach, it was agreed that in the interest of the progress of the two parties, they should separate, ”announced the body through a statement.
Weakened by the non-qualification for CAN 2021, the Serbian paid a heavy price for the recent elimination in the first round of the Cosafa Cup (the Chipolopolos were beaten in their group by South Africa and Eswatini) who will have was too much failure. Opposed to Tunisia, Mauritania and Equatorial Guinea in Group B of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers, the 2012 African champions have a big month to find a new coach.