Bundesliga News

Confirmed: Wolfsburg hire Florian Kohfeldt as new trainer

By Peter Vice

VfL Wolfsburg confirmed early Tuesday evening the Florian Kohfeldt would succeed Mark van Bommel as the team's head-coach. 

Florian Kohfeldt.
Florian Kohfeldt.

Florian Kohfeldt will be back on the Bundesliga sidelines after only a short break. The former SV Werder Bremen trainer was dismissed by the Hanseaten before the final match of the 2020/21 campaign. Now, nine fixtures into the 2021/22 season, he has a new job.


Germany's green company team confirmed the 39-year-old's appointment on Tuesday, noting that he had signed a contract through the end of 2023. 

Kohfeldt coached 143 competitive fixtures for Werder in the three-and-a-half years he was in charge of the senior side. He won just under 35 percent of his fixtures. 




Related stories

Bundesliga News

Fantasy Football

Tactics Talk

Editor's picks

Profiles

Turn back time