OFFICIAL - Eintracht Frankfurth, Glasner signs as new coach until 2024
Oliver Glasner has been appointed as Einfracht Frankfurth new coach. The German signed until 2024. Oliver Glasner signed a contract as head coach until June 30, 2024 on Wednesday. Most recently, the native of Salzburg coached league rivals VfL Wolfsburg and led Lower Saxony to fourth place in the Bundesliga in the past season and thus into the Champions League for the coming season. In Wolfsburg, Glasner still had a contractual relationship until June 30, 2022, so that a transfer fee was due. Both clubs have agreed not to disclose this.
"Over the past two years at VfL Wolfsburg, Oliver Glasner has proven that he is able to work at the absolute top level and develop young players," says Axel Hellmann, Eintracht Frankfurt's CEO: "In our situation with a high We have consciously relied on a trainer with experience from the Bundesliga and international competition to reduce staff turnover. In addition, we quickly came to the conclusion that Oliver Glasner's game philosophy is a perfect fit for our team. We are convinced that he will continue the very successful path he started in Wolfsburg in Frankfurt".
Oliver Glasner Oliver Glasner said about his new challenge: "Eintracht Frankfurt is an exciting club and has made great progress in recent years. The emotionality in the city and the region around Eintracht is great and internationally known, not least after the great performances in the Europa League in recent years. We see an opportunity in Frankfurt to develop a team at a strong level and we are very much looking forward to this great challenge".