Portuguese Sergio Sabo is the new Head Coach of the Qatar Futsal national team, QFA Futsal committee announced on Tuesday.
Sabo, who managed Japan and Uzbekistan, arrived in Qatat to take up his new job.
The 52-year-old replaces Lothfi Francesco Batista, who led Qatar to finish first in the West Asian zone qualification tournament held in Kuwait two months ago.
Sabo coached Flumenninse, Botafogo and Dinamo Yamal of Russia, as a player, he won the Pan American championship with Brazil in 1984.
Qatar are preparing for the Asian championship to be held in UAE next May.