Fotis Katsikaris will be the Head Coach of Aris as it was officially announced by the club. The 42-year old coach signed a 2-year deal with the club from Thessaloniki.
Katsikaris was the assistant coach of AEK from 1998 to 2003. He was then promoted to Head Coach and stayed with AEK for the next two seasons. He then moved to Dynamo St. Petersburg for the next one year and a half and in 2006 he took over at Pamesa Valencia until November 2008.