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Contacts for hiring foreign coaches for the national hockey team

Contacts are being made to hire a foreign coach for the Pakistan hockey team.

According to sources, Pakistan Hockey Federation officials are keen to hire Seagfed Ekman from the Netherlands.

Japan won a gold medal at the Jakarta Asian Games under the coaching of Siegfried Ekman.

Sources said Ekman could join the Pakistani team next month once matters are settled.

It should be noted that the Asian Champions Trophy is scheduled from December 14 in Dhaka, Bangladesh.