In accordance with Geo Tremendous, Akhtar, making the declare on his well-known YouTube channel, stated that Flower will take over after season six of Pakistan Super League (PSL) is over.
“PCB has already offered Andy Flower the head coach job. He is not accepting it due to his coaching commitment with Multan Sultans. But once PSL is over, he’ll take over,” Akhtar stated. “The choice to sack Misbah is already taken. They don’t seem to be giving him any probability. “
Earlier on Tuesday, Misbah and bowling coach Waqar Younis appeared earlier than PCB Cricket Committee to elucidate the current sequence losses in opposition to New Zealand. The teaching duo was given a reprieve on account of accidents and issues brought on by the pandemic.
The board has scheduled one other Cricket Committee assembly following South Africa sequence, giving the teaching workers a lifeline.
“It’s all lies! The whole performance review thing after South Africa series is not true. They have already signed contract with Flower,” Akhtar stated.
The quick bowler criticised the board for appointing Misbah within the first place, calling them each “mediocre”.
“PCB knowingly appoints average people so it could remove them in six months to avoid criticism. It’s a mediocre organisation appointing mediocre players,” he stated.
Akhtar additionally mocked bowling coach Waqar Younis’s willingness to work below Misbah. “The greatest fast bowler in the history of cricket is working under Misbah. Fear God, Vicky bhai!” he stated.
“You [Waqar] complain that Misbah doesn’t listen to you. Why would he when he is the head coach? How could you work under him?” Akhtar requested.
The pacer added that it’s an alarming scenario for Pakistan cricket and he’s afraid of the group getting humiliated by South Africa at dwelling.
Pakistan will play South Africa for 2 Checks and three T20Is from January 26 to February 14.