FC Astana announced appointment of new CEO
Tastanbek Yessentayev became the acting general director of the football club Astana, Kazpravda.kz reports with reference to Vesti.kz.
"By the decision of the founder of the Astana football club of the Tourism and Sports Industry Support Fund, this position was taken by Tastanbek Yessentayev," the team's press service said in a statement.
The previous general director of the club, David Loria, was dismissed. He has been in this position since the fall of last year.
The capital’s club after 19 rounds ranks second in the KPL table, gaining 41 points. At the same time, it dropped out of European competition at the stage of the third qualifying round of the Conference League.