The Fort Lauderdale Strikers, last in the NASL's spring season, will announce 59-year-old Austrian Gunther
, who coached this past season in the German fourth division, as their new head coach on Wednesday.
Kronsteiner, who replaces Daryl
, has head coaching experience in Austria with SV Spittal, LASK Linz, DSV Leoben and Austria Vienna.
The Strikers will serve as the first opponents for the New York Cosmos,
who make their debut Aug. 3.