Ajax see Schreuder to Hoffenheim to leave, Poulsen new assistant

Ajax hits assistant coach Alfred Schreuder after this season is lost. The Barneveld, the new coach of TSG 1899 Hoffenheim. Christian Poulsen follows him in Amsterdam.

The 46-year-old Schreuder, who have until mid-2020 subject to fluctuations in the Johan Cruijff ArenA, Tuesday a contract until the summer of 2022 was signed in Hoffenheim. According to The Telegraph pay the Bundesliga club slightly less than 1 million euros for the transfer.

Schreuder exchanged Hoffenheim last January before Ajax. The former coach of FC Twente was in Germany, then assistant to Julian Nagelsmann, that June last year, has already announced that he will after this season to RB Leipzig lives.

“Alfred has been in the Bundesliga and worked there this summer as head coach to get started. That he wants to really like and we have decided not to go for it”, says director of football cases Marc Overmars on the site of Ajax.

Former midfielder Poulsen (39) played between 2012 and 2014 a total of 54 matches for Ajax and ran since september, internship at 33-times national champions. He signs for two seasons as the successor of Schreuder.

With effect from the coming season ⤵️
Alfred Schreuder -> TSG 1899 Hoffenheim
Christian Poulsen -> Assistant-trainer Ajax

AvatarAuteurAFCAjaxMoment of plaatsen12:07 – march 19, 2019

‘Look forward to the challenge at Hoffenheim’

Schreuder was between October 2015 and January 2018 assistant at Hoffenheim, first of Huub Stevens and, later, Nagelsmann. The 31-year-old German wanted his old colleague would like to bring to Leipzig, but Schreuder choose for his second job as head coach.

“I know that there are a large challenge lies with Hoffenheim, but I’m just looking forward to”, says the former player of Feyenoord, RKC, NAC, FC Twente and Vitesse at the site of his new club. “I’m full of ambition as head coach here is my own touches to go.”

“It’s nice that I the structure of the club already know. I am also in my first period at Hoffenheim love of the region. I would like to thank Ajax, and especially Marc Overmars, that they gave me this opportunity to award.”

Owner Dietmar Hopp, the billionaire Hoffenheim at the beginning of this century from the fifth level to the Bundesliga led, is very happy with the return of Schreuder. “Alfred has done a great job as an assistant and also as a human being left a lasting impression. Alfred stood from the beginning, high on the list of things to Julian to follow.”

Hoffenheim is with still eight games to go ninth in the Bundesliga. Last season continued the club with a third place his best result. ‘That Kraichgauer’ debuted this year in the main draw of the Champions League, in which the group stage of the terminus.

Der neue Cheftrainer der #TSG heißt Alfred #Schreuder! Der 46-Jährige kommt im Sommer von @AFCAjax zurück in den Kraichgau, where there bereits as a Co-Trainer arbeitete. Schreuder unterschreibt einen bis 2022 datierten Tempo.

AvatarAuteurtsghoffenheimMoment of plaatsen12:02 – 19 march 2019

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