Mainz introduces new coach


The FSV Mainz 05 wants to introduce on Wednesday, the successor to the sacked Martin Schmidt. Media agree with reports that Sandro Black is the boss on the side line.

Bundesliga side FSV Mainz 05 has found a new coach. According to information from the German press Agency, the former U23 coach Sandro takes on Black the Post. Previously, the newspaper had reported on the personnel. According to a notice from the club, he should be the successor of Martin Schmidt presented on Wednesday. The 38-year-old Black, the one with the Mainz U23 out of the 3. League and were relegated, for weeks has been the head coach in the conversation.

In previous years, the FSV had found again and again in-house solutions in the coach search. The club had already been promoted Schmidt and today’s Dortmund, Thomas Tuchel to your boss trainers. Mainz, Germany, and Schmidt had separated after the season by mutual agreement. “Martin Schmidt has done a great Job and this club shaped. He has taken the club in a difficult Situation, and then directly into the Europa League”, was sports Director Rouven Schröder explains. “With the relegation, he has now once again something of a Mission.”

tk (sid, dpa, image)