20 Jul Ex-Bayern boss Kovac appointed Monaco coach
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“Niko is recognised for his capability to acquire excellent outcomes and the development of younger skills,” Monaco vice-president Oleg Petrov mentioned.
Sources informed Football4cast that Monaco gamers had been unaware Moreno was going to be sacked once they skilled with the previous Spain head coach early on Saturday after beating Cercle Brugge 2-Zero in a pleasant on Friday.
Leonardo Jardim, Franck Passi, Thierry Henry, Jardim once more and Moreno have all managed the membership within the final 18 months.
After successful the league in 2017, Monaco have skilled a downturn of kind, ending 17th and ninth within the final two seasons.
Paul Mitchell was appointed sporting director of the membership in June with the mission of lowering the squad measurement and constructing a team able to competing within the Champions League.
Mitchell mentioned: “Niko represents the very best degree of expertise each as a former participant and head coach. He has consistently proven a capability to win with Bayern Munich, one of many largest golf equipment on the earth and successful whereas in a re-building course of at Frankfurt.
“Niko was a key affect in turning Frankfurt right into a prime performing team in Germany, guiding the team twice in consecutive years to the cup ultimate and leaving them with a spot in European competitors.”
Kovac’s first coaching session with the membership is scheduled for Monday.