Former Bafana Bafana and Egypt coach, Carlos Queiroz, has been appointed as the Qatar coach, the Qatar Football Federation announced.
The 69-year-old coach has been appointed to take charge of the 2022 World Cup hosts until the FIFA World Cup 2026.
The Mozambique-born was in charge of Iran at the 2022 World Cup and left his job after failing to lead the team to the knockout stages.
“As I embark on a new journey, there are many memories I will hold on to with great joy,” said Queiroz after leaving his job as Iran coach.
“I’d like to share my gratitude to my great players in Team Melli. To all my loyal Iranian staff, to the Football Federation and everyone who supported me and the “Team Melli Legacy.
Thank you to all the fans for all the years of support and inspiration.”