Stanimir Stoilov was appointed head coach of the national football team of Kazakhstan, reports the official website of "Astana".

"The football club thanks Stanimira for the work done and the joint fruitful work, and also wishes successes as head coach of the national team of Kazakhstan.We hope and believe that Stoilov's rich experience will help the team to reach a new level and conquer new European peaks!" - said in the statement.

The 51-year-old specialist trained FC Astana in 2014. Under him, the capital's club became the champion of Kazakhstan four years in a row, went to the group stage of the Champions League and to the playoffs of the League of Europe.

Former coach of Kazakhstan team Alexander Borodyuk, despite the failed results of the team, for a long time did not leave his post. This happened only in January of this year, after the change of the general secretary of the Kazakhstan Football Federation, Kanysh Aubakirov, when the post was taken by Azamat Aitkhozhin.

“The Qazaq Times”