Thursday , February 27 2020

Jurgen Klinsmann steps down as Hertha Berlin boss after just 10 games in charge

Jurgen Klinsmann steps down as Hertha Berlin boss after just 10 games in charge as he claims a lack of ‘trust’ was behind his decision

  • Jurgen Klinsmann won just three out of his 10 games in charge of Hertha Berlin
  • The German coach was at the helm of the Bundesliga outfit for just 76 days
  • Hertha Berlin sit down in 14th in Bundesliga, six points above relegation zone 
  • Klinsmann has cited a lack of trust and support behind his decision to step down 

Jurgen Klinsmann has left his role as Hertha Berlin manager after just 76 days and 10 matches in charge of the club.

The former Germany manager – who won just three out of his 10 games as boss – has cited a lack of trust and support behind his decision to step down.

Kilnsmann said: ‘As the head coach I need the trust of the acting persons. 

Jurgen Klinsmann has stepped down as Hertha Berlin boss after just 76 days in charge

‘Especially in a relegation battle, unity, team spirit and focus on the basics are the most important elements. 

‘If they are not guaranteed, I can’t live up to my potential as a head coach and fulfill my responsibility.’

Klinsmann leaves with the Berlin outfit in a treacherous position in Bundesliga – they currently sit just six points behind the relegation zone in 14th place with just 13 matches remaining. 

Klinsmann won three out of 10 games in charge of Berlin, who sit down in 14th in Bundesliga

Klinsmann won three out of 10 games in charge of Berlin, who sit down in 14th in Bundesliga