The Posse, the future of the Friedhelm Funkel at Fortuna Düsseldorf is completed. Unlike last Friday announced, was extended in the summer of expiring contract with the 65-year-old football teacher now but. "We are very pleased that we were able to reach an agreement within the meaning of Fortuna Düsseldorf," said fortune's CEO is Robert Schaefer. "We have thus corrected together with the error from the training camp."
Both sides agreed to continue the collaboration until 30. June 2020. The new contract, however, applies only in the case of the class a finding. "We had to every time the utmost confidence in Friedhelm Funkel and his work. This will change in the future,“ was Schaefer is quoted in the statement.
In a less-than-two-hour conversation between Twinkle, Schaefer and sport Board of management, Lutz Pfannenstiel were sorted out in time before the new year's reception of the Association by 18 at the recent disagreements. Four days earlier, the table 14. in the training camp in Marbella, the end of the collaboration with Sparkle at the end of the current season announced.
Sparkle works since March, 2016 in Düsseldorf, Germany
to have had a negative echo in the media, protests of the düsseldorf Fans, and the discontent in the Team. Not least, therefore, the shepherd had already taken a day later, a u-turn, and an agreement with a Sparkle in the prospect.
"My great desire was always with my great coaches and support staff, as well as this character work strong team," said Funkel. "I am very happy that we were able to agree to it in the winter break. Now we can concentrate with the necessary rest fully on the important.“ According to Pfannenstiel, the focus now is "on our big goal: the classes stop."
Whether the agreement leads to a lasting reconciliation, it remains to be seen. A lot will depend on how the Team reacted to the recent unrest and in the return round starts. Especially the Chairman of the Board shepherd is considered the loser of the PR disaster. He had referred to the procedure as "error", a withdrawal excluded.More about
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Sparkle works since March, 2016 in Düsseldorf, and has the team first, before the descent from the 2. Bundesliga preserved and in the summer in the Bundesliga. In the first half of the season, the Fortuna with a 3:3 in Munich and a 2:1 was surprised to win against Borussia Dortmund. So you came to your target class body closer to the verb. After three Wins in a series of relegation in 16th place is at a distance of four points. (dpa)