The German Football Federation (DFB) This Sunday he was dismissed Hans-Dieter ‘Hansi’ Flick as the coach of the senior men’s national team, because of “The disappointing new results”, just one year before the German nation organized the Euro 2024.
“Following the recommendation from the DFB president, Bernd Neuendorf, The DFB presidential board decided to remove the German coach from his duties Hansi Flick and his assistants Marcus Sorg and Danny Röhl with immediate effect,” the Federation reported on its website.
his Bernd Neuendorf to be frank:
The board agreed that the German team needed a new impetus after recent disappointing results. Looking ahead to next summer’s Euro Cup, we need the confidence and optimism of the country about our team.
And he added this part:
This was one of the most difficult decisions I had to make during my time in this position because I really respect Hansi Flick and his assistants, both professionally and personally. For the DFB, the success of the game is the most important, so this decision is necessary.
while, Rudi Völler, DFB sporting director, He also explained the decision.
“Hansi Flick works hard in the last few months with his technical team at try to change things after the World Cup in Qatar”, he highlighted the baggage of Team.
“Unfortunately he didn’t make it. The game against Japan clearly showed this,” referring to the recent 1-4 loss against the Japanese.
It was not an easy time for me; In February I joined the DFB to support Hansi Flick in any way I could, so that he could succeed on the field. I am really convinced that he can bring back our national team.
“But, Now we have to act responsibly and we have made a change to do so will play the role we want in our local tournament next summer. That’s what the fans here in Germany expect from us. In the match against France I will replace him, in Hannes Wolf and Sandro Wagner on my side,” he announced who will lead the ‘Mannschaft’ in their next friendly.
“Our most urgent task is find a new coach which helps to give the team a new impetus and then prepare it for the 2024 Euro Cup. We hope that the tournament will have a positive impact on German football and the whole country. We want a coach who can take the national team to the level we know and we hope to have it”, he concluded. Völler.