At Bayern, the search for a new coach is in full swing. Mauricio Pochettino is considered a candidate – is he an option?
- Of the FC Bayern prevailed in the Bundesliga classic under interim coach Hansi Flick 4-0 against Dortmund.
- Hansi Flick is to remain head coach of Bayern Munich until further notice.
- Several candidates are acting as new coaches – too Mauricio Pochettino.
Update from November 13, 12:49 pm: Niko Kovac is no longer coach of FC Bayern Munich, But how is it going to continue with the record champions? Hansi Flick has taken over interim – and done his job very well so far.
Flick scored two wins against Piraeus and Dortmund, FCB conceded no goal. Is he maybe a permanent solution? Or do you look elsewhere? On Wednesday (November 13), rumors circulated that the people of Munich are thinking about returning Pep Guardiola. Meanwhile, the name also haunts Mauricio Pochettino through Munich.
Pochettino is up to date Coach at Tottenham Hotspur, There he is at the latest since the 2: 7 swatter against Bayern violently under attack. Again telegraph Now, the time for the Argentine in London could soon be over. Namely, when he sets the city derby against West Ham United in the sand. It is the first game after the international break – and probably trendsetting for Pochettino.
The Spurs, who last season are still in the Champions League final and fourth in the Premier League, are currently only 14th in the English elite league.
New coach favorite at Bayern? FCB "would do anything to get him"
First report from November 12th, 11.38 am: Munich – The turbulent days at FC Bayern Munich seem to be over for the time being. After the 1: 5 in Frankfurt, it was uncomfortable around the Sabener road. Coach Niko Kovac had to clear his chair. The previous Assistant coach Hansi Flick got the confidence for the games against Piraeus and Dortmund pronounced – and has repaid this in impressive manner. With an outstanding 4-0 victory over the rival in the German classic Bayern have set an exclamation point.
There is still a lot to do for the FC Bayern officials. On Monday, November 11, was Sports Director Hasan Salihamidzic promoted, but only for the coming season. Although Hansi Flick temporarily remains coach, the search for a new coach is in full swing. According to media reports, it should be one Top favorites give.
Bayern Munich: For a coach, the club would do anything
After the separation from Niko Kovac the rumor mill seething around the FC Bayern Munich, Several names were traded on Sabener Strabe. Erik ten Hag, former coach of Bayern II, is in high demand among those responsible. But the Dutchman has now canceled the club – for now, because the Dutch could turn around. Meanwhile, there are even concrete indications of a return of Pep Guardiola.
Also over Thomas Tuchel was – as in the summer of 2018 – speculated. But the coach of Paris St. Germain is not thinking about a change and wants to fulfill his contract until 2021. In addition there is the posse to Arsene Wenger, in particular the Bavarians not a good picture levies. But how does it continue? Will Hansi Flick remain head coach until the summer? In the media now appears a name that is associated with Bayern again and again: Mauricio Pochettino!
Bayern: Mauricio Pochettino comes? There is a catch
The Argentine is currently still at Tottenham Hotspur under contract. The club from the north of London is not running around at all this season. Only 14th in the league, in addition to the embarrassing 2-7 home defeat against Bayern in the Champions League. A separation at the latest in the coming summer is considered likely.
Now the Sun reports that Pochettino should be at Bayern's top of the list. The tabloid leaf refers to David Ornstein, reporter at The Athletic. An unnamed source told the journalist, "When Pochettino and the Spurs split up, which is likely to become Bayern do everythingto get him. "In Pochettino's contract is a compensation of 25.5 million pounds anchored. According to Football Insider Bayern would not shy away from this sum.
But there are other big clubs like Real Madrid or Manchester United Behind the sought-after coach, Pochettino was a difficult option for Bayern.
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Would Mauricio Pochettino be the right coach for FC Bayern Munich?
Of course, the competition from England and Spain makes the whole project of Bayern much more difficult. But that's not the only catch on the story. The leaders of the club have repeatedly stressed that they have one German-speaking coach want to commit.
The Argentine does not speak this language. In addition, the FCB bosses have reservations because Mauricio Pochettino brings along his Spanish-speaking coaching team, making it a "club within the club," said David Ornstein.
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