In connection with the completion of the labor contract expiring on December 31, 2018, the President of the Football Club Astana Sayan Khamitzhanov leaves the club.
29 декабря, 2018
Of the highest achievements of FC Astana, while Sayan Zhaksygeldievich’s working at the club, it is necessary to note five consecutive championship titles of FC Astana at the Premier League of Kazakhstan, winning the Kazakhstan Cup and twice the Super Cup, 4 times qualification to the UEFA European Competitions group stage, including in the Group Stage of the UEFA Champions League in the season 2015/16, as well as entering the 1/16th of the UEFA Europa League in 2018. The result of the victories of FC Astana was the entry of the club into the TOP-50 of the best clubs in Europe, according to the UEFA Club Rating. No Kazakhstani club has ever achieved such results!
As a result of the successful performance of FC Astana in Europe, Sayan Zhaksygeldievich was recognized as the best top manager of Kazakhstan football in 2018, which once again confirmed his high professionalism and competence as a sports manager.
The staff of FC Astana is very grateful to Sayan Zhaksygeldievich for his outstanding contribution to development, titles and achievements of the club, and wishes him to conquer new career heights!