Bayern Munich sacked manager Julian Nagelsmann. This was reported by the club’s press service.
Bayern CEO Oliver Kahn and sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic came to the decision after meeting with President Herbert Hainer.
Thomas Tuchel, 49, will replace 35-year-old Nagelsmann. The player, who has a contract until 30 June 2025, will train for the first time on Monday, 27 March.
Along with Nagelsmann, assistant coaches Benjamin Gluck, Xavier Zembrod and Dino Toppmel were released.
Led by Nagelsmann this season, Bayern eliminated Paris Saint-Germain from the tournament and reached the 1/4 finals of the Champions League in the 2022/23 season. After 25 weeks in the Bundesliga, the team has collected 52 points and is in second place, one point behind leaders Borussia Dortmund.
Tuchel’s last club was Chelsea London. He has been at the head of the English club since January 2021, leading them to Champions League glory. The German also won the UEFA Super Cup and the Club World Cup with his team. He retired in September 2022.
The German specialist was in charge of Paris Saint-Germain, Borussia Dortmund and Mainz before Chelsea.
Bayern’s administration decided He sacked Julian Nagelsmann for poor results in the German championship.
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