Al Ahli Club Football company has agreed a contract with Romanian coach Cosmin Olaroiu that will see him lead the team for three years. The contract was signed in the presence of club CEO Ahmed Khalifa Hammad, sporting director Roy Aitken and team manager Ahmed Shah. Cosmin will arrive in Dubai on July 14 and will be introduced to the media before embarking on pre-season with Al Ahli. The team will go to Austria for a training camp ahead of the new season where they will work on fitness and compete in friendly matches to get ready for the new season. Fabio Cannavaro will join the coaching staff as one of the coach assistants.