After leaving Zambian defending champions Zesco United where he had a successful stint, Coach George Lwandamina has joined another champion side Young Africans.
The former Zambian head coach replaces another successful coach in Hans Pluijm who despite guiding the Dar giants to two successive titles.
The want away Dutch tactician who had tendered his resignation earlier was however compelled back to return after intervention of Minister of State who is also a Yanga fan.
The management however never gave up on their advances on the former Zambian soccer player forcing him(Lwandamina)to resign
It’s reported that Lwandamina will earn 6 times more than what he got at the Ndola based club.
Yanga has been known to sign some of these best players in the region and have the financial muscle to maintain a coach to the standards of Lwandamina.
On the other side, it would be a better opportunity for Zesco United to snap up the Dutch man who is now unattached.
If you look at the statistics of the two tacticians, they are almost at par when it comes to performances.
Hans van der Pluijm best achievement as a coach was reaching the final of the prestigious Dutch cup when he was managing Den Bosch
In Africa he has had stints with Medeama ,Berekum Chelsea, Hearts of Lions and Ashanti Gold all in Ghana together with Dutch league side SBV Excelsior
He is ranked 867 in the categories of coaches ranking on club world ranking site with 205 being his based position.