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The New AFC Leopards Coach Patrick Aussems

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A few days to the Mashemeji Derby featuring all-time rivals AFC Leopards and Gor Mahia, Ingwe has drafted in former Simba Fc coach Patrick Aussems to their technical bench.

The new tactician with 30 years of international experience in Europe, Asia, and Africa as a player, coach, technical director, and national coach. Language barrier should not worry the Ya Matere faithfulls as the widely traveled gaffer has fluency in French, English, and Dutch; though should have troubled the Swahili-speaking Tanzanians at Simba.

Between 2018 and 2020 coach Aussems led Simba Sc in Tanzania to the quarter-finals of the CAF Champions League, winning the Tanzanian Premier League twice in the 2019 -2020 and 2018 - 2019 seasons; further Charity Shield Cups in 2019 and 2018 will be what Ingwe fans will hope continues at the Den.


Leopards will also benefit from Aussems' experience in Spain when he served as the Technical Director of Marbella Fc. Moreover his National Team experience as Coach of the Nepal and Benin National Teams.

As Head Coach of AC Leopards Dolisie in Congo he reached the semi-finals of the CAF Confederation Cup in 2014, a fete he repeated with Al Hilal Omdurman(Sudan) the following year.

As a player, he played his football in France and Belgium with notable teams being Standard De Liege and AA Gent.

Kenyan fans will be excited by the news of a man with such experience leading one of the best clubs in the country aiming for the elusive title since 1998.