Niko Kovac is almost three-quarters of a year after his FC Bayern München in front of a new commitment. According to the newspaper "L'équipe", the 48-Year-old in the French soccer League team AS Monaco as a coach, the successor to the Spaniard, Robert Moreno. After two disappointing seasons Kovac to bring the master of 2017 back on track. In an interview a long-term contract.
The Munich double winner Kovac was on 3. November 2019 to 1:5 at Eintracht Frankfurt as head coach of the German record champion FC Bayern has made, his former assistant Hansi Flick took charge of the office. Kovac was brought in afterwards, at times with Hertha BSC is in connection, also, about a possible commitment to Borussia Dortmund-media had been speculating. But the Croatian had set up after his Bayern-time a Station abroad to the goal – now it could be the Mediterranean coast.
No long preparation
Kovac had won with Bayern in pre-season, the championship and the DFB Cup. A year earlier, he was with Eintracht Frankfurt Cup winners ' Cup. In the final phase of its Bavaria-term Kovac had lost the support of many players. The bosses no longer trust him to bring the Team to the plane in Frankfurt back on track. In addition, you agreed to the game style of the star ensemble is not satisfied.
In Monaco Kovac had a lot of work ahead of you. After 17th place in the season 2018/19 disappointed AS Monaco in the because of the Coronavirus pandemic aborted season. The Champions League semi-final participants of 2017 came in Ligue 1, only on space nine. A lot of preparation time Kovac would not have: The season in France starts on 23. August, the first opponent for Monaco Stade de Reims is.Updated Date: 18 July 2020, 10:19