The former Irish international is set for his debut managerial role on Indian soil…
Curtis Fleming is set to join Punjab FC as the head coach for the upcoming I-League season, Goal can confirm.
He then spent two stints at Hartlepool United and Queens Park Rangers respectively honing his skills as an assistant manager.
In 2018, he joined Middlesbrough and spent a year with the Boros before leaving the club.
Fleming was a right-back and spent the best part of his career at the Riverside Stadium. The defender made over 300 appearances for Boro and won three promotions with them. He was also part of the squad that reached the League Cup final twice.
This will be his first stint as a manager outside the British isles.
Punjab FC is now owned by RoundGlass Sports after taking over from Ranit Bajaj.