Am 3. November flog Niko Kovac (48) bei den Bayern raus. Seitdem war es ruhig geworden um den Meistertrainer der letzten Saison. Wie BILD gestern exklusiv berichtete, wird Rekordmeister Bayern den auslaufenden Vertrag mit Jérôme Boateng nicht verlängern. Videos zum Thema. Bayern-Coach Niko Kovac rät Fußball-Deutschland nach dem frühen WM-Aus dazu, sich bei der Trainer-Suche vermehrt im Ausland umzuschauen.
ThemenseitenAm 3. November flog Niko Kovac (48) bei den Bayern raus. Seitdem war es ruhig geworden um den Meistertrainer der letzten Saison. Pech für RTL! Der neue Monaco-Trainer Niko Kovac (48) verzichtet aufgrund seines neuen Jobs auf einen Einstieg bei RTL. Wie BILD gestern exklusiv berichtete, wird Rekordmeister Bayern den auslaufenden Vertrag mit Jérôme Boateng nicht verlängern. Videos zum Thema.
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Carlo did it, management backed the players though. It's time for a Trainingsgruppe 2 if this behaviour continues. There was unrest among the players since day 1 of Kovac's appointment.
Even when he was winning every single game,Ribery threw a hissy fit after being subbed out against Schalke at the 75th minute mark.
Player power has gone too far in the modern game,even top coaches like Mourinho or Allegri get disrespected by their players,Kovac really never even stood a chance at a team like Bayern.
He didn't even get to make any signings,despite the obvious need for a winger and a quality CB. Exactly my opinion. I hope he just goes "fuck it" drops his pants and goes streaking in his last game.
Go out with a bang. Would cement himself as a legend. In my opinion he is right for the most part. I think he came at the wrong time to this club, he would be able to work with new and young players and not try to get trough one season with the old guys who badmouths every thing they don't like.
With Frankfurt he had a good system, but he had enough time to pass this to the players and they wanted to learn. With Bayern you have firstly not even half a year for something like this and it's harder with "stars" if you can't connect to them.
Yes, you might question some of his decisions like system or replacements during the game, but for me he needed other players for his system and was unlucky the players with potential had bad injuries especially Coman and Tolisso.
Ribery, Robben and Boateng surely imo and maybe of James, Thiago and Lewandowski if they want to leave and a good offer is coming in.
Of course, it can be once the manager changes or some results show, the performance of all are going up again, but it's hard to see players like Kimmich, Javi, Hummels, etc.
The problem is those issues were existing already last year, but because the teams in the BuLi just played bad we still won and Heynckes is a good manager to get through to the players and play his system.
I'd be happy with all 3 of them gone, all 3 have been very important, but they are now holding the club back. Kovac never was never the right man but the playergroup is the bigger problem, it's time to get rid of the old players who don't add anything on the pitch anymore and just complain like Robben and Ribery.
I'd honestly go for Wenger. I think he'll draw some respect from the squad and keep their egos in check, something Kovac doesn't seem to be able to do.
This squad have driven away Ancelotti. Wenger and Ancelotti are managerial legends in this game. They could easily just view Wenger as a dinosaur who has no place managing them.
They could think how they ran all over his Arsenal squads with ease. They knew his tactics. They were predictable. He has no right managing them.
It would suck to see Wenger take this job and then that squad drive him out. It's not that he's a dick - he isn't.
It's just this certain group of players have certain powers. That particular group of players has regularly played wenger's arsenal off the park.
I wouldn't put it past them to treat him in a similar fashion. Or rather he's still the same manager as he was pre and that's the problem? The game has progressed but his tactics and management style hasn't.
I mean I'm not saying Kovac is blameless, but the Bayern players mentality is shocking. After every game, even when they were rolling at the start of the season, 1 or 2 players mouthing off in the social media how they should be playing more, 1 or 2 players pouting when they were getting subbed off, etc.
But their mentality is a bigger problem. Almost noone biting the bullet for that game when they don't start and be supportive.
There are potentially-tempting candidates available if Bayern did decide to make a change, including Zinedine Zidane and Antonio Conte.
However, Hoeness has given his support to Kovac, saying: "I clearly stand behind him. No matter what happens in the coming weeks.
There has been some investment in youth in recent years but Bayern still heavily rely on the "old-guard".
The youngest players in the starting line-up against Borussia Monchengladbach were year-olds Kimmich, Niklas Sule and Leon Goretzka. There were five players aged 29 or older, and one of the half-time substitutes was year-old Ribery.
It is not surprising that Bayern have the oldest average age in the Bundesliga this season 28 years and 66 days.
Only two teams in the Premier League - Burnley and Watford - can top that, while Borussia Dortmund and RB Leipzig, the current top two in the Bundesliga, have average ages of 25 years and days, and 24 years and days respectively.
Bayern are getting old. The stats show that, as do the performances against Monchengladbach and Ajax. Yet there wasn't much done in the summer to address it.
Goretzka was the only signing - on a free transfer - while Renato Sanches and Serge Gnabry returned from loan spells.
CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge explained that Bayern have a "different philosophy to some European rivals" and "buying just to please the audience does not work".
However, the lack of transfer activity, coupled with a shortage of successful youth products in recent years, has ultimately left Kovac with a small squad - particularly after injuries to Corentin Toilisso, Kingsley Coman and Rafinha - and also an ageing one.
That's not a winning combination and it hasn't been helped by a dip in form from goalkeeper Manuel Neuer, who has the second-worst save rate in the Bundesliga, and an apparent lack of defensive organisation.
At the other end of the pitch, Bayern have had 53 shots in the last three games and scored just once. In the game against Monchengladbach, Robert Lewandowski had just 12 touches, which is his lowest-ever total in the Bundesliga.
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Bild naturally names no source, but the details of their account suggest it is one or more players hostile to Kovac.
Kovac also allegedly criticized a German mentality of complacency deutsche Gemütlich-Mentalität , apparently in contrast to his own experience of working hard and fighting for everything as a Croatian.
Kovac also allegedly complained that the locker room was full of know-it-alls. The news is obviously alarming, and moreover unwelcome fuel to the fire of speculation surrounding the embattled coach.Bayern-Coach Hansi Flick 55 nervt das Gebrüll der Gegner! Die Zeit in München war sehr lehrreich und sehr erfolgreich. Ich habe jetzt zwei Wochen Skitage hinter mir, das habe ich in 13 Jahren nicht geschafft. The timing of Bild’s report also undermines Kovac on the eve of Bayern’s game against SL Benfica, right after he attempted to radiate confidence and determination at today’s press conference. Kovac denied that the words “give up” are part of his vocabulary and said he is determined to keep fighting, but at least one player seems. Der FC Bayern hat offenbar einen Nachfolger für Jupp Heynckes gefunden. Laut "Bild" steht der Verein vor der Verpflichtung von Niko Kovac. Der Jährige hat bei Eintracht Frankfurt noch einen. Kovacs P LED Track Lighting. George Kovacs finally makes it easy to install tracked lighting in any home or office. This kit features 10' of field cuttable flexible track, four " standoffs, and five attractive and bright super energy efficient 3 watt LED track heads ready to suit the needs of your lighting application. Er selbst sagt BILD: „Es hat noch kein Gespräch gegeben.“ Ex-Bayern-Star Perisic gibt zu „Ich hatte Probleme mit Kovac“ Drei Trophäen, ein Knöchelbruch und Knatsch mit dem Trainer. German newspaper Bild, Kovac has denied reports of a rift but there have also been suggestions that some players do not like the manager speaking in Croatian rather than German to his coaching.