Coach Jurgen Klinsmann has risen to the head of the Korean national soccer team.
On the 27th, the Korea Football Association officially announced the appointment of Klinsmann from Germany as the new head coach of the A national team. Coach Klinsman will lead the national team for about 3 years and 5 months from March to the 2026 FIFA World Cup in North and Central America.
The Korea Football Association said안전놀이터, “According to the agreement of both sides, we decided not to disclose the salary. “he said. The first schedule is a friendly against Colombia in Ulsan on March 24th.
After the announcement of the appointment, the new head coach Klinsmann said, “I am very happy and honored to be the head coach of the Korean national soccer team. I feel honored to be following in the footsteps of great coaches who have directed the Korean national team until now. I will do my best to achieve successful results in the upcoming Asian Cup and 2026 World Cup.”
German media ‘Fulda Zeitung’ said, “Klinsmann failed as a club manager. Things are improving in the national team. The dedication he will show as the Korean national team coach can pave the way for Klinsmann to return to being a successful manager.” did.
“My previous career as national team coach is certainly a success,” he said. “He led the German national team to the semi-finals at the 2006 FIFA World Cup. During his time with the U.S. national team, he won the Gold Cup in 2013 and reached the round of 16 at the 2014 FIFA World Cup.” , comparing his club managerial career to failure, while his national team managerial career was successful.
Coach Klinsmann played for Stuttgart, Inter Milan, AS Monaco, Bayern Munich, and Tottenham Hotspur as a player, and experienced the 1990 FIFA World Cup victory while playing for the German national team. The clubs he has managed are Bayern Munich and Hertha Berlin.