Bo Svensson is leaving FC Liefering for Germany and is returning to his long-standing place of work at FSV Mainz 05, where he is with the head coach of the Bundesliga club takes over with immediate effect. The 41-year-old Dane came to the Salzach in summer 2019 and led the young bulls to third place last season and second place in the current autumn season.
Manfred Pamminger, Managing Director of FC Liefering, on the departure:
“Bo Svensson approached us with the request to take advantage of this opportunity in Mainz. We finally complied with this wish and we wanted to give him this opportunity. Bo Svensson did a great job during his time here, with which he was very successful. But it is even more important that the players developed very well under him. We would like to express our thanks for this and wish him all the best for the future. But we also know that we are still very well positioned. ”
The new coach of FC Liefering is Matthias Jaissle. The 32-year-old German has successfully looked after the U18s of the Red Bull Football Academy for the past 1.5 years and is now taking the next step as a coach. The former Hoffenheim professional previously worked as an assistant trainer in the youth team at RB Leipzig and between 2017 and 2019 as an assistant trainer at Bröndby IF.
Sports director Bernhard Seonbuchner on this:
“Our academy has been a training center beyond national borders for years, not only for talented players, but also at coaching level. It therefore fills me with pride that we have found the perfect successor in Matthias Jaissle, a young and aspiring trainer, who represents our values and our philosophy with full conviction and thus exemplifies our path. I am convinced that Matthias will continue Bo’s good work seamlessly. Together with his coaching team, he did an excellent job in the U18 and is now ready for this step. ”
Matthias Jaissle is looking forward to the new task:
“I’m really looking forward to this great challenge and that this opportunity will be given to me. It is a great opportunity to continue the path that Bo started, but at the same time to implement what I worked with some guys in the U18 at a different level. ”
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