Congo Kinshasa giants A.S VITA CLUB have announced the departure of their manager Jean-Florent Ikwange Ibengé after nine (9) years in charge.
The 59 years old started his early managerial career in France, managing ES Wasquehal and SC Douai.
He was manager of Chinese e club Shanghai Shenhua from April to May 2012, and of Congolese team Vita Club from February 2014.
He became manager of the DR Congo national team in August 2014, combining this role with his job at Vita Club.
He led DR Congo to the 2016 African Nations Championship title in February 2016.
In March 2017, he announced that he intended to step down as national team manager in 2014. He resigned in August 2019. After that, he returned to AS Vita Club.
A statement released by AS Vita Club thanking the coach for the selfless job he did as the club, and making the club as one of fearsome outfit on the continent of Africa.