Around two months after the announced farewell to Kristjan Glibo, Wormatia Worms found a new coach. Maximilian Mehring will be held from the coming season. A return for the 36-year-old, because Mehring acted as an assistant coach in Worms after his player career from 2015 to 2020; Only two months in the second, then for many years with the first team. Mehring has been working for the third division club SV Waldhof Mannheim in the same function since July 2020.
Sports board member Ibrahim Kurt sees it as an award for the new man that Mannheim apparently wanted to keep his assistant coach. Kurt says in a message about the positive properties: “When choosing the coach, it was important to us that he is a team player, supports our club philosophy and is available for regional and top division.”
Worms despite other offers
The sports director also says: “In our current situation, we will certainly see that Max already knows the Wormatia as an advantage, but ultimately its professional qualities and potential were decisive for our decision.” The sporting director Norbert Hess adds: “In our preliminary talks he was absolutely convincing, and because I immediately had the feeling that he was wearing the Wormatia in the heart, we hoped that he ultimately actually opted for Worms.” According to the league team, the future coach also had other offers.
Mehring, who signed a two -year contract at the Wormatia, says to his return: “It is great to return to the club as head coach who gave me the opportunity to start the coaching profession after my active career as a player. The planning for The coming season is already running and I can’t wait to get started here. “
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