Miroslav Klose, who holds the document for probably the most objectives scored at males’s World Cups, has joined Bayern Munich as assistant coach, it was introduced Thursday. “It feels excellent, I am actually trying ahead to the duty,” mentioned the 41-year-old, who scored 16 objectives at 4 World Cups and gained the 2014 title with Germany.
Klose shall be on the Bayern bench when the Bundesliga restarts in 9 days after having been suspended since mid-March because of the coronavirus, with Bayern travelling to Union Berlin on Sunday Could 17.
The previous Bayern striker says becoming a member of his outdated membership is “the subsequent step” in his teaching profession after having labored with their Beneath-17 staff for the final two seasons.
Klose signed a deal till June 2021 which reunites him with Bayern head coach Hansi Flick, Germany’s assistant coach on the 2014 World Cup.
“We belief one another each professionally and personally,” Klose mentioned of Flick.
Klose’s document on the pitch speaks for itself with 71 objectives in 137 internationals for Germany.
“Together with his expertise as a former skilled on the highest worldwide stage, ‘Miro’ is the proper addition to our staff of coaches,” mentioned Flick.
Klose additionally scored 53 objectives in 150 appearances for Bayern, who he left for Lazio in 2011 earlier than retiring after 5 years in Italy.
“He’s probably the most profitable German striker within the final 15 to 20 years,” mentioned Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, who described Klose because the ‘dream candidate’.
“Our strikers specifically will profit from him as their coach”.