Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) completed their journey in the points table of the IPL 2023. During this time, the team has also started preparing for the next IPL season. They are soon expected to add a new head coach to their team for the upcoming IPL 2024.

Media reports suggest that the IPL franchise Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) has reached out to the great Australian Justin Langer to take over as the head coach of the team. It is revealed from the reports that the LSG management has had extensive discussions with Justin Langer, and if everything goes well, he could be with the team next year. Lucknow franchise is in need of a head coach as Andy Flower’s two-year contract with IPL 2023 is coming to an end.

After the Sandpaper scandal, Justin Langer took charge of the Australian team and performed exceptionally well. Under his leadership, the team achieved remarkable results even without star players. He guided the team to victory in the T20I World Cup 2021 and under his coaching, Perth Scorchers won three Big Bash League titles in their first four years.

If the negotiations between Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) and Justin Langer go well, he will be a part of Lucknow’s coaching staff alongside Morne Morkel, Jonty Rhodes, and Vijay Dahiya.

It is worth noting that Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) qualified for the playoffs in IPL 2022. The team had a splendid performance in IPL 2023 and played good cricket. As a result, they were one of the top teams in the tournament. LSG also qualified for the playoffs this season but failed to reach the final.

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In the IPL 2023 Eliminator, they faced a disappointing loss against the Mumbai Indians. As a result, they had to exit the IPL 2023. Now, they will step on the field in the next season with the hope of taking two steps forward and winning their first title in the league.

Overall, Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) have had a decent journey in the IPL 2023, and they are now aiming to strengthen their squad by bringing in Justin Langer as the head coach. Fans eagerly await the upcoming IPL 2024 season, hoping for a successful campaign for LSG under their new coach.

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