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In Pictures: Al Wasl - A year in managers

February 18, 2013

Former PSG manager Guy Lacombe was appointed in November 2012 as the new coach at the Zabeel Stadium, but would last just four months - winning only two of his nine games in charge. Pic: Jake Badger/The National
Former PSG manager Guy Lacombe was appointed in November 2012 as the new coach at the Zabeel Stadium, but would last just four months - winning only two of his nine games in charge.  Pic: Jake Badger/The National
Bruno Metsu's assistant Gilles Morisseau took charge briefly following Metsu's illness, but was replaced after Al Wasl were beaten 5-0 by Pro League leaders Al Ain. Pic: Pawan Singh/The National
Bruno Metsu's assistant Gilles Morisseau took charge briefly following Metsu's illness, but was replaced after Al Wasl were beaten 5-0 by Pro League leaders Al Ain. Pic:  Pawan Singh/The National
Diego Maradona managed Al Wasl last season, but was replaced following his side's loss in the GCCC Champions League final against Al-Muharraq. Pic: Karin Sahib/AFP
Diego Maradona managed Al Wasl last season, but was replaced following his side's loss in the GCCC Champions League final against Al-Muharraq. Pic: Karin Sahib/AFP
Former Senegal and UAE national coach Bruno Metsu was appointed during the summer as replacement for Maradona, but was forced to stand down from the role in October after falling seriously ill. Pic: Ihsan Naji/Al Itihad
Former Senegal and UAE national coach Bruno Metsu was appointed during the summer as replacement for Maradona, but was forced to stand down from the role in October after falling seriously ill.  Pic: Ihsan Naji/Al Itihad
Eid Baroot has been appointed Al Wasl coach until the end of the season following Lacombe's departure. Rich-Joseph Facun/The National
Eid Baroot has been appointed Al Wasl coach until the end of the season following Lacombe's departure. Rich-Joseph Facun/The National