Löw hints at Ballack regret

Löw hints at Ballack regret

Germany coach Joachim Löw concedes the process which led to the end of Michael Ballack’s international career should have been handled better. Ballack was expected to lead his country at last year’s World Cup finals but suffered an injury in Chelsea’s

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German coaches show support for Rangnick

German coaches show support for Rangnick

Bundesliga coaches expressed surprise and understanding on Thursday for the decision by Ralf Rangnick to resign as Schalke coach because of exhaustion. Germany coach Joachim Loew said the decision by the 53-year-old coach was “courageous and right.” In a statement

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Rangnick burned out, resigns as Schalke coach

Rangnick burned out, resigns as Schalke coach

Schalke coach Ralf Rangnick has quit the German Bundesliga club after just six months in charge, citing fatigue syndrome as the reason for his decision. The 53-year-old Rangnick took over from Felix Magath on March 17, and steered the club

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Löw extends coaching contract until 2014

Löw extends coaching contract until 2014

It now looks like Bayern Munich will have to look elsewhere for a new coach. The German Football Federation (DFB) on Tuesday confirmed that national soccer coach Joachim Löw has extended his contract for another two years, until the end

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Profile: Joachim Löw

Profile: Joachim Löw

Birthplace: Schönau, West Germany Previous Clubs: VfB Stuttgart; Fenerbahçe; Karlsruher SC; Adanaspor; FC Tirol Innsbruck; Austria Wien; Germany (assistant) Honors: DFB Pokal: 1997; Austrian championship: 2002 With an impressive record in charge of Germany, Joachim Löw has established himself as one

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Former England boss McClaren heads for Wolfsburg

Former England boss McClaren heads for Wolfsburg

Wolfsburg have confirmed the appointment of Steve McClaren as coach at the Volkswagen Arena. Former England boss McClaren has agreed to a two-year deal with Wolfsburg to begin on July 1. The 49-year-old led Dutch side FC Twente to their

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Bochum left red-faced by Koller dismissal mistake

Bochum left red-faced by Koller dismissal mistake

Bochum have apologised after news of coach Marcel Koller’s sacking was announced on their website on Sunday before it had been confirmed at a board meeting. GettyImages Marcel Koller led Bochum into the German top flight in 2006. The Swiss

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Hecking quits after Hannover’s poor start

Hecking quits after Hannover’s poor start

Hannover coach Dieter Hecking has resigned from the club after a meeting with club bosses on Wednesday. Hecking had come under fire since Hannover were knocked out of the DFB-Pokal in the first round by fourth-division opponents Eintracht Trier earlier

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