In a deal that seemed inevitable the moment Adi Hütter left, Oliver Glasner has officially been announced as the new Eintracht Frankfurt boss. The Austrian manager deployed an energetic, counter-attacking, high-pressing, vertical style of football in Wolfsburg, all of which should suit Frankfurt magnificently well. However, when it comes to formation, Glasner and Hütter are drastically different. We may see something completely and totally new next season at Die Adler as a result with Oliver Glasner in charge. Here are 3 ways the German giants could line up next season under the influence of the Austrian.
Hansi Flick’s time in charge of Bayern Munich may have been short-lived, but the former and future national team coach will go down as one of the team’s all-time greatest managers. Hansi Flick eased to a second Bundesliga title in charge of Bayern Munich on Saturday, after a smashing 6-0 win over Borussia Monchengladbach. For all of their fantastic exploits this season, we analyze how Bayern Munich won the Bundesliga title. Check out the full video by AJAnalysis right here.
Very rarely has a manager dominated their domestic league over a three season period like BSC Young Boys’ Gerardo Seoane. The Swiss manager has led his Bern-based team to a shocking 81 points in 35 matches this season, nearly 30 more than second place FC Basel on 53. With his unique style of football and winning mentality, a host of Bundesliga clubs were interested in securing the signature of Seoane, with the Swiss ultimately signing on for Bayer Leverkusen. So ahead of the 2021-22 Bundesliga season, we take a look at what Gerardo Seoane might bring to Bayer Leverkusen.
Reports coming out of Germany today are suggesting that Bayer Leverkusen are soon to have a new manager on board – BSC Young Boys’ Gerardo Seoane. Although a relative unknown in the footballing universe, the arrival of Seoane could be a god-sent for Bayer Leverkusen, as they look to get back to their best and reclaim top four.
When Bo Svensson took over at Mainz 05, Die Nullfünfer were in the relegation zone. Now, 4 months on, Mainz sit in 12th, currently on a 8 match unbeaten run in the league. Here is a tactical analysis of how Bo Svensson turned FSV Mainz 05 around.
Mainz’s recent form bears no semblance with their form midway through the season. The turnaround has been dramatic: from firm relegation candidates to becoming one of the league’s top sides. What caused this drastic turnaround? Simple. Bo Svensson.
Last week, Bayern Munich secured the signature of Julian Nagelsmann, making him the most expensive manager in football history. Thanks in large part to his incredible tactical knowledge, football fans around the globe are now wondering how the German manager might set his team up for success. We add to the discussion, with our picks for 3 ways that Julian Nagelsmann might line up next season!
Jesse Marsch has been announced as the new boss of RB Leipzig, taking over from Julian Nagelsmann on a 2-year deal. The American coach last worked with Leipzig as an assistant coach under Ralf Ragnick, where he developed much of the principles and philosophies that he still holds near and dear to his heart today.
After a disappointing run of fixtures that saw Augbsurg lose three and draw one from four Bundesliga matches in a row, Heiko Herrlich was dispatched from the club. The final nail in the coffin was a lifeless performance to FC Köln on Matchday 31, where The Billy Goats scored three goals before half-time to put the game to bed. An inspired set of substitutions and half-time team-talk allowed Herrlich’s men to claw their way back to 3-2, but the loss was a bitter defeat in the end and proved to be his final performance at an Augsburg side that now look set to finish well within the bottom half of the table. Here is a tactical analysis of why Heiko Herrlich failed at Augsburg.
On Saturday August 17, 2021, shortly after Bayern’s big 3-2 win over VFL Wolfsburg, Hansi Flick announced his decision to leave Bayern Munich at the end of the 2020-21 season. The news left the Bayern board reeling, and the club now having to navigate the final stretch of the season under the uncertainty of not knowing who their next manager will be. So who should be their next manager? Here are some of the top candidates.