Changes in the management of the teams have begun before the start of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) next season, and Islamabad United has started the process by removing Dean Jones.
Islamabad United today announced the removal of Dean Jones from the PSL's two-time champion team coaching, and a former Australian all-rounder shared a video in this regard. In this video where Dean Jones expressed disappointment over being removed from coaching, fans in his message also announced a major announcement for cricket in the coming days.
Remember that the news has been circulating for weeks that preparations have been started to remove Dean Jones from the position of coach and now he has been given a practical wrap.
According to sources, Misbah-ul-Haq, head coach of the national team, will be given the coaching responsibilities of the franchise, led by a team champion in the inaugural edition of the league while the national team's bowling coach, the PSL franchise. Will perform the same responsibilities for
Dean Jones has announced big news in the coming days and Aynan may be given the responsibility of Karachi Kings Head Coach.
After the World Cup this year, the Pakistan Cricket Board dismissed the team management including head coach Mike Arthur and now his PSL franchise has been decided to leave Karachi Kings.
Former national team coach Mickey Arthur served as Karachi Kings coach but in no season did the Karachi Kings team play well and failed to reach the final of all four editions.
After the Arthur's contract with the national team, despite the franchise's continued failures, now the Kings of Karachi have decided to try Dean Jones for a coaching position under the supervision of Islamabad United's two-time champions.
According to reports, Multan Sultans like Islamabad United and Karachi Kings have decided to change the team management and they are in touch with the former Zimbabwean wicket-keeper batsman Andy Flower.
The Multan Sultans team was coached by Tom Moody in 2018, while this year Johan Botha of South Africa performed the duties.
The draft of the players for the fifth edition of the Pakistan Super League is expected in December this year and it is likely that the three franchises will announce the names of their new coaches.