FC Astana welcomes new Executive Director
Paul Ashworth worked in the clubs such as Norwich City F.C., Cambridge United F.C., and Peterborough United F.C. in his homeland for a long time.
CEO of the Presidential Professional Sports Club “Astana” Askar Batalov introduced new Executive Director 49-year-old Paul Ashworth to the football club, Bnews.kz reports referring to an official website of the capital city’s football club.
Paul Ashworth worked in the clubs such as Norwich City F.C., Cambridge United F.C. and Peterborough United F.C. Followed by over 10 years of working experience in Latvia’s Ventspils, Riga and Skonto football clubs. He also worked as a sporting director in FC Rostov, and as a technical director in Nigeria from May 2010 - 2014.
Paul Ashworth has a coaching and managerial experience, taking such positions as a general manager, a sporting and technical director and working with both professional and young footballers.
The club witnessed considerable staffing changes, with the club’s president Sayan Khamitzhanov and former Executive Director Kaisar Bekenov’s leave.