Jakob Michelsen (41) replaces Kjetil Rekdal. The Dane is HamKam’s new head coach.
This is confirmed by the Hamar club on its own website.
The 41-year-old has signed a two-year contract. HamKam announces a press conference with Michelsen next week and does not want to comment on the appointment before.
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The Dane has previously won league silver in the Super League with Sønderjyske. He was named coach of the year in Danish football in 2015.
Michelsen has been without a job after he was fired in OB last year.
The general manager of HamKam, Bent Svele, did not respond to VG’s inquiries on Sunday.
The Hamar club has been without a permanent coach after Kjetil Rekdal agreed to take over Rosenborg. This week, national team manager Ståle Solbakken led the team’s training.
HamKam has just been promoted to the Eliteserien after a superb season in the OBOS league last year.