Thai club BEC Tero Sasana appoint Avram Grant

Avram Grant attends the Ladies' Singles third round matcj between Serena Williams of the United States of America and Kimiko Date-Krumm of Japan on day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June
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Thai club BEC Tero Sasana appoint former Chelsea, Portsmouth and West Ham United boss Avram Grant as their new technical director.

Former Chelsea boss Avram Grant has been appointed as technical director at Thai club BEC Tero Sasana.

The 59-year-old, who has also managed West Ham United and Portsmouth in the past, takes up the position with the Fire Dragons currently six points behind league leaders Buriram United.

"I come here to help make the team become better," the Israeli told reporters. "I come here to create chances for the team - that's my job."

Grant led Chelsea to the Champions League final in 2008, only to miss out on the trophy to Manchester United on penalties in Moscow.

Chelsea captain John Terry slips after taking a penalty during the Champions League final on May 21, 2008.
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