Miroslav Klose, scorer of a report 16 objectives at World Cup finals, has taken on his first function as a head coach, changing into boss at Austrian prime flight aspect Altach.
Altach had been virtually relegated final season however now hope for a lift by the arrival of the previous German worldwide Klose.
Positioned near the Swiss border, Altach is the primary head coach engagement at knowledgeable staff for Klose who in 2020-21 was an assistant of then Bayern Munich coach Hansi Flick.
“To be trustworthy: I’m allowed to work the place others spend their vacation,” the 44-year-old Klose stated.
“I’m placing lots of strain on myself. I’ve clear concepts,” he stated earlier than including: “It will likely be a tricky path. I’ll in all probability must decrease my expectations.”
Altach managing director Christoph Langle stated that “the membership will definitely change into a bit larger with Miro” after their announcement of the cope with the 2014 World Cup winner Klose on Friday had led to euphoria within the area.
Klose scored 5 objectives at every of the 2002 and 2006 World Cups, 4 in 2010 and two in 2014, when Germany gained the competitors. That eclipsed Brazilian nice Ronaldo’s 15-goal haul.