Coach Lucien Favre has been released from Borussia Dortmund after the 1: 5 bankruptcy against VfB Stuttgart. Now he comments on his end at BVB.
Update, Sunday (December 13th), 6:03 p.m .: Meanwhile it has Lucien Favre on his dismissal. The coach was dismayed at the breakup, how Sky reported. In addition, he continued to believe in the success with the team.
I think it’s a shame that we part ways here. We have had two very successful years and have a team that would have had a successful season this year too. I am still convinced of that.
Update, Sunday (December 13th), 3:30 p.m .: The BVB confirms the separation from Trainer Lucien Favre and Co-Trainer Manfred Stefes now also officially. One is Lucien Favre grateful for his services, so Hans-Joachim Watzke. “As a professional and as a person, Lucien Favre is beyond any doubt.”
BVB confirms: Lucien Favre leaves – Edin Terzic head coach until the end of the season
It would be very difficult to take that step BVB sports director Michael Zorc. Nevertheless, the current season goals are seen as endangered. Therefore one has to act.
Not until the end of the year, but until the end of the season, as well as from picture and Kicker suspected the 38 year old Edin Terzic lead the team. Sebastian Geppert (36) and Ex-player Otto Addo (45) should stand by as assistants. This will follow on Tuesday (December 15th) Terzics Premiere at Away game against the SV Werder Bremen. Kick-off is at 8.30 p.m .:
BVB hammer: Lucien Favre fired – assistant coach Manfred Stefes also has to go
Update, Sunday (December 13th), 2:42 p.m .: Allegedly is Edin Terzic according to picture even the option of being a BVB coach until the end of the season. Manfred Stefes, assistant coach to Lucien Favre, should, according to information from Kicker also go.
Update, Sunday (December 13th), 2:16 p.m .: The thoughts about a new contract from Lucien Favre (63) at BVB have now finally settled. Because after the 1: 5 bankruptcy of Borussia Dortmund against VfB Stuttgart, the black and yellow have, according to information from PICTURE separated from the Swiss with immediate effect.
The trainer will probably take over for the time being Edin Terzic (38) by the end of the year.
— Sven Westerschulze (@westsven) December 13, 2020
First report Saturday (December 12th), 3:14 p.m .: The future of coaches Lucien Favre (63) is still open at Borussia Dortmund. The contract of the Swiss ends in June 2021. Only recently did the managing director of BVB, Hans-Joachim Watzke (61) say what he really thinks about Lucien Favre. Now it is clear when the black and yellow want to make a decision.
|Born||November 2, 1957 (age 63), Saint-Barthelemy VD|
|Beginning of career||1976|
|Current club||Borussia Dortmund|
Borussia Dortmund: Lucien Favre with the best points average after Thomas Tuchel
Lucien Favre has been training BVB since July 2018, but no development is in sight during this time. Confirmed again and again Borussia Dortmund the reputation as a build-up opponent, as in the 1: 2 defeat against 1. FC Köln.
The criticism of Lucien Favre grows, although the trainer with 2.03 points after 109 games at BVB after the best average in the past 35 years Thomas Tuchel (47) has. Under the Swiss, Borussia Dortmund came second twice in the Bundesliga, but also failed twice in the second round of the Champions League and the DFB Cup.
Lucien Favre (BVB): No use by Youssoufa Moukoko from the start
Only that Won the German Super Cup in August 2019 is on Lucien Favre’s list of successes. The coach is not particularly popular with some BVB fans (all the news about Lucien Favre on RUHR24.de).
After Erling Haaland (20), who is holding his rehab in an unusual location, is currently not making himself popular with one thing. Because the only striker in the squad Youssoufa Moukoko (16), has not got a chance from the start despite the Norwegian injury Borussia Dortmund.
It has even gotten to the point that BVB team-mates are demanding that Youssoufa Moukoko start playing. But also against VfB Stuttgart on Saturday (December 12) Lucien Favre the 16-year-old striker first again on the bench and instead left Marco Reus (31) run into the attack.
Lucien Favre (BVB): A decision about his future at Borussia Dortmund is on the horizon
Everything indicates that the time of the coach from Switzerland at Borussia Dortmund im June 2021 ends. Lucien Favre is said to be facing the end of BVB and a well-known successor is under discussion.
Now one can be seen Decision made by Lucien Favre at. Because like that Ruhr news report, there should be an appointment for a decision about the future of the coach.
After the end of the first half of the season on Wednesday (January 20), those responsible for BVB want to change Hans-Joachim Watzke, Michael Zorc (58) and Sebastian Kehl (40) with the coach and his Adviser to Reza Fazeli put together.
Borussia Dortmund: Lothar Matthäus sees Lucien Favre at BVB before the end
The club may then already announce a decision as to whether the coach will train BVB at all in the 2021/22 season. While Hans-Joachim Watzke at the BVB shareholders’ meeting in mid-November still emphasized that there was “no dissent” with Lucien Favre admit, some experts see it differently.
Above all the ex-professional Lothar Matthäus (59) expressed himself critically: “I believe that Borussia Dortmund and Lucien Favre’s marriage will end by the end of the season at the latest. They never set the tone with Lucien Favre to extend beyond 2021. ”
Especially after BVB’s 1: 5 against VfB Stuttgart, doubts about Lucien Favre should not have diminished. End of January sets Borussia Dortmund then the course for a decision.
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