Kohfeldt takes over in Wolfsburg exciting task
Empathic Professional and Fan of Offensive Football: Trainer Florian Kohfeldt is intended to give the VfL Wolfsburg buoyancy and again lead the crisis-based Bundesliga into the international business.
On Tuesday, the Wolfsburg announced the obligation of the 39-year-old coach, who receives a contract with the Lower Saxony until 2023. Previously, the Empathic Professionals picture and the picture had reported on the unification of the former Bremen coach with the club.
We are glad that we could achieve agreement with Florian Kohfeldt agreement and are convinced that he can identify with our way and we will return to success with him, said VfL-Empathic Professional director Marcel Schäfer, according to Club notification.
Kohfeldt had been released at Werder Bremen before the last matchday of the past season and had not since taken over another job in professional football.
Kohfeldt: Do not have to think for a long time
I did not have to think for a long time to accept this challenge, said the native of Siegener. This is an exciting task that I am very happy. I will now use the short time until next game, especially to lead many conversations and give me a first overview. On Thursday, Kohfeldt is to initiate training for the Volkswagen Club for the first time. Two days later, the away game at Bayer Leverkusen is attributable.
At Werder Bremen, Kohfeldt was promoted to head coach in November 2017. Previously, he had worked with the North Germans as a youth coach and assistant. In his first season he saved Werder before the descent, in the following season Kohfeldt missed only the international places with the green-white. He was appointed coach of the year 2018 by the Bund Deutscher Football Teacher.
Off at Werder before the descent
However, the positive development continued in Bremen. In 2019/20, the North Germans secured the class blast in the Bundesliga in the relegation. After the 33rd match day of the past season, when Werder lay on the 16th place in the table, Kohfeldt had to go. Shortly thereafter, the Bremen rose.
Unlike the most recently, he has good opportunities to play his favorite attack-oriented style with the promising Wolfsburg squad. In addition, Kohfeldt has the call to deal well with young players. In this team is a lot of quality and dynamics and we will now work together to bring them back to the place, he said.
Wolfsburg had separated from Coach Mark van Bommel last Sunday. Tags previously lost 0: 2 against Sc Freiburg and thus have to accept the fourth Bundesliga defeat in series. Eight mandatory games one after the other Wolfsburg did not win. The VFL is located on table spot nine.
The Dutchman van Bommel had taken the coach item only in the summer of Oliver Glasner. Since the separation, Van Bommel s co-trainer Michael Frontzeck supervised the team transitional.