According to media reports, coach Stefan Leitl will leave SpVgg Greuther Fürth and switch to second division club Hannover 96.
This was reported on Tuesday, among other things, by the specialist magazine table football and sky. Accordingly, Leitl (44) makes use of an exit clause. Hannover should pay 500,000 euros for the coach, whose contract in Fürth is valid until summer 2023. There was no confirmation at first.
There have been rumors about Leitl’s departure from Fürth for a long time, second division club Schalke 04 were considered potential buyers. However, managing director Rachid Azzouzi had emphasized that he wanted to keep the coach.
In Hanover, Leitl is to follow Christoph Dabrowski. According to kicker, Norwegian striker Havard Nielsen is also moving to Lower Saxony. 96 has as Tables-15. the 2nd league not sure of relegation yet.