Santosh Kashyap named coach of Rangdajied United

Updated: Jun 24, 2013, 19:51 PM IST

New Delhi: Former footballer Santosh Kashyap has been appointed as the head coach of newly promoted I-League club side Rangdajied United.

Rangdajied United, which has a strong support base in Shillong, will join Shillong Lajong FC.

Kashyap was earlier coach of ONGC FC -- he guided them to a creditable ninth position in the 6th I-league, with 31 points from 26 matches.

The 47-year-old Kashyap is an AFC `A` qualified football coach who started his managerial career with Mahindra youth team and then went on to become coach of Air India FC and Mohun Bagan.