Roberto Carlos becomes Anzhi FC Director

Brazilian football legend Roberto Carlos has become Anzhi FC's team director, Rossiyskaya Gazeta reports.

The notorious football player said that he signed a contract for five years. He plans several matches in the next season. Carlos said that he will assist Guus Hiddink. Roberto Carlos has played in 25 matches and scored four goals for Anzhi FC.

Dagestani President Magomedsalam Magomedov met Guus Hiddink, President of the Ahzni Football Club, in Makhachkala on March 11, RIA Dagestan reports.

Magomed-Sultan Magomedov, Chairman of the People’s Assembly of Dagestan, Ayvaz Kaziakhmedov, Director General of Anzhi FC, and other officials were at the meeting. Magomedsalam Magomedov thanked his friend Suleiman Kerimov, owner of the club, for achievements in managing Anzhi FC.

The Russian national football team won the bronze medal at the 2008 UEFA European Football Championship. He signed a contract with Anzhi FC on February 17, 2012. The contract has a 1.5-year term. Hiddink is the Chief Coach of the club and Vice President for its development.