The strong pressure-fed Markus Weinzierl remains coach at VfB Stuttgart. "He will today lead the Training, he will also lead in this week's Training, and he will sit against Leipzig on the bench," said VfB sporting Director Michael Reschke on Monday morning in Stuttgart. Shortly thereafter, the VfB tweeted some pictures from the Training on this level Weinzierl with the pros on the court and took up his work at the relegation threatened Bundesliga club.
the day before, had lost the Swabians with 0:3 in the case of newly promoted Fortuna Düsseldorf. "It was a setback for all of us," said Reschke, and spoke of a "fierce and bitter defeat." As Table 16. the VfB has a one-point lead on a direct relegation place and three points before the end of the light 1. FC Nürnberg. "The review is unfortunate and extremely disappointing," said Reschke. "Our task is to bring the team back on track. We must not mangle now.“
Next is the task of the Stuttgart is the heavy home game against the fourth RB Leipzig on Saturday. 13 games remain, so as to avert the relegation zone and, at least, three points behind the table-15. FC Augsburg to catch up. You've talked on Sunday evening and on Monday morning, "long Weinzierl," said Reschke, and stressed: "We need to reach for the next games, the team shows a different face and have to believe that, together, we manage to keep the League."
Magath, Gisdol and Klinsmann in conversation
Because the athletic crisis, and only three Wins in 14 games under Weinzierl had already been about for a successor speculated. According to image-information, Felix Magath (65/last to be in China at Shandong Luneng), Markus Gisdol (49/last updated HSV) and Jürgen Klinsmann (54) as a candidate in the interview.
The "Kicker" is mounted with a Co-Trainer Andreas Hinkel and/or U-19 Coach Nico Willingly a transitional solution to the game. The 44-year-old Weinzierl, who had taken after the seventh round, the successor Tayfun Korkut, the downturn but so far can't stop. About the Trainer question of the presidential Council, with Club CEO Wolfgang Dietrich (70) decides to VfB Stuttgart at the top.More about
0:3-defeat at Fortuna Düsseldorf, VfB Stuttgart is on the river Rhine in
In Düsseldorf were presented the Stuttgart-based partially disastrous. "You don't see that our team is brimming with self-confidence and that the guys have to fight with the current Situation. Now is the time to show a reaction,“ had Weinzierl said after the meeting. (dpa/Tsp)